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Planetary Names: Lacus, lacūs: Alcyonia Lacus on Pluto

Alcyonia Lacus

Feature Name Alcyonia Lacus
Clean Name Alcyonia Lacus
Feature ID 15843
Target Pluto
Feature Type Lacus, lacūs
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad -
Reference [530] - Encyclopedia of Imaginary and Mythical Places, by Theresa Bane: McFarland & Company, 2014.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 30, 2019
Origin A bottomless lake, one of the entrances to the underworld in Greek mythology.
Last Updated Jun 03, 2019 10:11 AM