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Old July 19 2013, 11:29 PM   #15
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Re: Neptune - New Moon Discovered

Colonel Midnight wrote: View Post
IIRC, the general trend (or is it international reg?) is for moons of Neptune to be named after sea gods, etc. Any suggestions out there?

How about stepping away from European/Mediterranean mythology and calling it Tangaroa after the figure in Maori mythology? Enough of the Greeks and Romans, already.

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Oh, and a "funny" answer I tried to resist, but am typing here anyway: Zissou.
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