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Image for Flora the Goddess & 8 Flora the Asteroid - Schloss Linderhof, Ettal, Bavaria, Germanyview gallery
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Extraterrestrial LocationsFlora the Goddess & 8 Flora the Asteroid - Schloss Linderhof, Ettal, Bavaria, Germany

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Florabrunnen am Schloss Linderhof. --- Flora fountain infront of the castle Linderhof.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsNeptune the God & Neptune the Planet - Schloss Linderhof, Ettal, Bavaria, Germany

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Neptunbrunnen hinter dem Schloss Linderhof. --- Neptun fountain behind the castle Linderhof.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus

location: Bayern, Germany

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsTriton - Greek God and Moon of Neptune, Berlin, Germany

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Neptune's moon Triton is named after the Greek messenger of the sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 8/18/2014

last visited: 3/30/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAlexander Von Humboldt - Humboldt Astroid

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The Mare Humboldtianum lunar mare is named after him, as is the asteroid 54 Alexandra.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/11/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAlbert Einstein Plaque/Einstein Lunar Crater - Prague, Czech Republic

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Einstein Crater is a lunar crater named after Albert Einstein. The memorial plaque of Albert Einstein is located in the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic

date approved: 8/9/2014

last visited: 8/6/2014

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAtlas & the Atlas Crater - Vienna, Austria

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The Austrian National Library building has a set of three friezes...and one of them features Atlas.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsGaia & 1184 Gaea Asteroid - Vienna, Austria

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Gaia is the Greek mother goddess and is thereby associated with the Earth itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsHera & 103 Hera Asteroid - Vatican City State

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Hera is the Greek goddess of women and marriage.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Vatican City State

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 9/7/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAntinous #2 & 1863 Antinous Asteroid - Vatican City

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Antinous was the lover of the Emperor Hadrian who deified him after his death. This sculpture is located in the Vatican Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Vatican City State

date approved: 8/4/2014

last visited: 9/7/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsFranz Grillparzer & 30933 Grillparzer Asteroid - Vienna, Austria

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This bust is located on the facade of Vienna's Burgtheater.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 7/14/2014

last visited: 9/11/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsOrion building & Orion Constellation - Vilamoura, Faro, Portugal

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The coordinates are from a residential building in Vilamoura Center, a town near Faro.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Faro, Portugal

date approved: 7/14/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsHercules and Hercules Constellation - New York City, NY

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This sculpture is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/14/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAphrodite #2 & 1388 Aphrodite Asteroid - New York City, NY

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This sculpture is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsVoltaire & 5676 Voltaire Asteroid - New York City, NY

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This bust is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art,

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsGustav Mahler & Minor Planet 4406 Mahler - New York City, NY

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This sculpture is located at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAjax & the 1404 Ajax Asteroid - New York City, NY

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Ajax was a mythic hero of the Trojan War.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAthena and the Minor Planet 881 Athene - Reykjavik, Iceland

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Athena is the Greek goddess of many attributes including love, just warfare, justice and wisdom.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: Iceland

date approved: 7/6/2014

last visited: 6/18/2014

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Extraterrestrial LocationsJames Clerk Maxwell & Maxwell Montes - King's Campus, Strand, London, UK

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This plaque, to James Clerk Maxwell, is on the end wall of a building in the King's College Strand campus and can be seen from the Strand entrance. The Maxwell Montes on Venus are named after him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsChaac and Chaac Pantera - New York City, NY

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The Chaac Pantera is a crater on Jupiter's moon Io and it is named after the Mayan Rain God.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 6/12/2014

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAthena (Minerva) & 93 Minerva Asteroid - NYC, NY

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Athena, a Greek goddess was known as Minerva by the Romans. As for the asteroid.... this one has TWO small moons.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 6/12/2014

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsDionysus & 3671 Dionysus Asteroid - NYC, NY

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Dionysos or Dionysus is also known as Bacchus. As for the asteroid...this is a strange one since it has its own moon!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 6/10/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsAphrodite & 1388 Aphrodite Asteroid - New York City, NY

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Aphrodite is the Greek Goddess of love and beauty.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 6/7/2014

last visited: 7/24/2013

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Extraterrestrial LocationsZoltan Kodaly And Asteroid 10918 Kodaly - Budapest, Hungary

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Zoltan Kodaly was a musician, linguist, philosopher who devised a music teaching method for children. As well as having an asteroid named after him, his method of hand signals for music notation was included in Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 6/6/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsWilliam Shakespeare and Shakespeare Crater in Mercury’s Shakespeare Quadrant and Asteroid 2985 Shakespeare – Budapest, Hungary

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This statue of Shakespeare has been sculpted to show him as an actor on stage taking a bow.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 6/5/2014

last visited: never

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Extraterrestrial LocationsHermes Fountain And Asteroid 69230 Hermes – Budapest, Hungary

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This statue of the Greek God Hermes is standing on top of a small water fountain, with four spouts feeding a bowl. It is in one of the main shopping districts of Budapest and stands at the corner of Régiposta utca and Vaci utca.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Budapest, Hungary

date approved: 6/1/2014

last visited: never

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