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List of geological features on 433 Eros
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List of geological features on 433 Eros

This is a list of named geological features on asteroid 433 Eros.

Regiones

Regiones (geologically distinct areas) on Eros are named after the co-discoverers of the asteroid.

Regio Named after
Charlois Regio Auguste Charlois
Witt Regio Gustav Witt

Dorsa

Dorsa (ridges) on Eros are named after astronomers who made studies of the asteroid.

Dorsum Named after
Finsen Dorsum William Stephen Finsen
Hinks Dorsum Arthur Robert Hinks

Craters

Craters on Eros are named after famous lovers.

Crater Named after
Abelard Peter Abelard
Aida Aida
Avtandil Avtandil in Shota Rustavely's The Knight in Tiger-skin
Bovary Madame Bovary
Casanova Casanova
Catherine Cathy in Wuthering Heights
Cupid Cupid
Don Juan Don Juan
Don Quixote Don Quixote
Dulcinea Dulcinea
Eurydice Eurydice
Fujitsubo Fujitsubo in The Tale of Genji
Galatea Galatea
Gamba Marina Gamba
Genji Genji in The Tale of Genji
Heathcliff Heathcliff in Wuthering Heights
Himeros Himeros
Hios Hios
Shah Jahan Shah Jahan
Kastytis Kastytis (Lithuanian folklore)
Leander Leander
Leylie Leylie in Leylie and Majnoon by Jami
Lolita Lolita
Mahal Mumtaz Mahal
Mélisande Mélisande
Narcissus Narcissus
Orpheus Orpheus
Pao-yu Pao-yu in The Dream of the Red Chamber
Pelléas Pelléas
Psyche Psyche
Pygmalion Pygmalion
Radames Radames
Selene Selene
Tai-yu Tai-yu in The Dream of the Red Chamber
Tutanekai Tutanekai (Maori mythology)
Valentine Saint Valentine

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