Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Cavus, cavi: Moyle Cavus on Europa

Moyle Cavus

Feature Name Moyle Cavus
Clean Name Moyle Cavus
Feature ID 15825
Target Europa
Feature Type Cavus, cavi
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -22.41 °
Southernmost Latitude -27.58 °
Easternmost Longitude 166.93 °
Westernmost Longitude 169.04 °
Diameter 145.00 km
Center Latitude -25.00 °
Center Longitude 168.00 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [519] - Celtic Myths and Legends, by Eoin Neeson: Barnes and Noble Books, New York City, 2000.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 28, 2019
Origin In Celtic mythology, a cold sea where the children of Lir (Llyr), transformed into swans, were forced to spend three hundred years.
Last Updated May 28, 2019 1:54 PM