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Feature NameLatitudeLongitudeDiameter (km)Origin
Aibarchin Planitia-73251200 Uzbek "Alpamysh" epic tale heroine.
Aino Planitia-40.594.54985 Finnish heroine who became water spirit.
Akhtamar Planitia27652700 Armenian epic heroine.
Alma-Merghen Planitia-761001500 Mongol/Tibet/Buryat "Gheser" epic tale heroine.
Atalanta Planitia45.6165.82050 Greek mythical heroine.
Audra Planitia59.892.31860 Lithuanian sea mistress.
Bereghinya Planitia28.623.63900 Slavic water spirit.
Dzerassa Planitia-15-652800 Ossetian epic heroine; golden-haired daughter of water king.
Fonueha Planitia-44483000 Samoan folktale blind old woman who became the shark.
Ganiki Planitia40-1585160 Orochian (Siberia) water spirit, mermaid.
Guinevere Planitia21.9-357520 British, wife of Arthur.
Gunda Planitia-16-931200 Abkhazian epic heroine, beautiful sister of the giant knights.
Helen Planitia-51.7-96.14360 Greek; "the face that launched 1000 ships."
Hinemoa Planitia5-953700 Maori tale heroine; swam across Rotorua Lake to her friend.
Imapinua Planitia-601422100 E. Greenland Eskimo sea mistress.
Kanykey Planitia-10-102100 Kyrgyz "Manas" epic tale heroine, wife of the knight Manas.
Kawelu Planitia32.8-113.53910 Hawaiian mythological heroine, died and brought back to life.
Laimdota Planitia-581171800 Latvian myth heroine.
Lavinia Planitia-47.3-12.52820 Roman; wife of Aeneas.
Leda Planitia4465.12890 Mother of Helen, Castor.
Libuše Planitia60-701200Czech tales heroine, wiser of three sisters.
Llorona Planitia181452600Mexican/Spanish folktale heroine.
Louhi Planitia80.5120.52440Karelo-Finn mother of the North.
Lowana Planitia43982700Australian aboriginal tale heroine; lived alone by the sea weaving baskets.
Mugazo Planitia-69601500Vietnamese tale heroine.
Navka Planitia-8.1-42.42100East-Slavic mermaid.
Niobe Planitia21112.35008Greek; her 12 children killed by Artemis and Apollo.
Nsomeka Planitia-53-1652100Bantu culture heroine.
Nuptadi Planitia-73-1101200Mandan (US Plains) folk heroine; had magic shell robe.
Rusalka Planitia9.8170.13655Russian mermaid.
Sedna Planitia42.7-19.33570Eskimo; her fingers became seals and whales.
Snegurochka Planitia86.6-322775Snow maiden in Russian folktales, melted in spring.
Sogolon Planitia81071600Mandingo (Mali) epic heroine, buffalo-woman, mother of giant.
Tahmina Planitia-23803000Iranian (Farsi) epic heroine, wife of knight Rustam.
Tilli-Hanum Planitia541202300Azeri "Ker-ogly" epic tale heroine.
Tinatin Planitia-15150Georgian epic heroine.
Undine Planitia13-572800Lithuanian water nymph, mermaid.
Vellamo Planitia45.4149.12155Karelo-Finn mermaid.
Vinmara Planitia53.8-152.41635Swan maiden whom sea god Qat kept on Earth by hiding her wings (New Hebrides).
Wawalag Planitia-30-1432600Yulengor (Arnhemland) tale heroines, two sisters who evolved language.
Zhibek Planitia-401572000Kazakh "Kyz-Zhibek" epic tale heroine.