Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
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Target: AMALTHEA [x]
Feature Type: Facula, faculae [x]

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2646 Ida Facula Ida Facula Amalthea 50 20 175 1.43 1.43 175 175 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1979 [19] Greek; mountain where Zeus played as a child. Sep 10, 2014
3528 Lyctos Facula Lyctos Facula Amalthea 25 -20 170 -5.45 -5.45 170 170 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1979 [19] Greek; area in Crete where Zeus was raised. Sep 10, 2014

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