Elatus

(1999 UG5 )
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NOW @ 1 SCO 32

Discovery Chart

29.10.1999 00:00 Catalina 110w44 32n25 observations 1


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The name of the centaur Elatus is associated with woodlands and means “fir man”, perhaps because he used to pull up whole fir trees and use them as weapons. During a battle with Hercules, Elatus was killed by a poisoned arrow that passed through his arm and continued to wound Chiron in the knee.


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