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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Brigid
Clean Name Brigid
Feature ID 882
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 10.80 °
Southmost Latitude 10.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 81.30 °
Westmost Longitude 81.30 °
Diameter 9.50 km
Center Latitude 10.80 °
Center Longitude 81.30 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Europe
Culture Celtic
Origin Celtic goddess of healing, smiths, fertility and poetry.
Reference [160] - Dictionary of Celtic Mythology, by Peter Berresford Ellis: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1992.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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