Oceanus (disambiguation)

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Oceanus is the personification of the world-ocean in Greek myth.

Oceanus may also refer to:


  • Oceanus Hopkins (1620 – c. 1627), the only child born on the Mayflower during its historic voyage which brought the Pilgrims to America


  • MTS Oceanos, a cruise ship which sank off South Africa's eastern coast on 4 August 1991
  • RV Oceanus, a research vessel operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
  • USS Oceanus (ARB-2), a battle damage repair ship built for the United States Navy during World War II


  • Ocean in Latin, sometimes found on English maps
  • Oceanus Procellarum, a vast lunar mare on the western edge of the near side of Earth's Moon
  • Oceanus Borealis, a hypothesised ancient Martian ocean about the north pole of Mars


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