Re: Neptune - New Moon Discovered
Colonel Midnight wrote:
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.
Wiki link for the curious: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tangaroa
Oh, and a "funny" answer I tried to resist, but am typing here anyway: Zissou
USS Galileo Galilei, NCC-8888
Starbase 31, Daran V
Prima Inter Pares
Last edited by Mysterion; July 20 2013 at 12:52 AM.