Lost City of Selunë
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("The City of the Moon") Once-great thriving elvish city-state located in the south, near the coast of the Sea of Ralas. The Silvar-Elves of this realm traded with the dwarves of Khûrzhad and the Ralani humans of the city-state of Asgamoth. Selunë is the elvish word for "Moon," and the city came to be called the City of the Moon in its heyday.

All was well until 884/3, when the Great Rift totally destroyed the Elf-city of Selunë and it slipped beneath the surface of the Sea of Ralas forever. This tragedy for the elves was compounded by the fact that three of the famed Silvarils were located within the elvish palace atop Selunë. After the destruction of the city, rumors began to spring up that the elves of Selunë had not died, but had simply adapted to their new surroundings. Over the centuries, there were many reports of a new breed of elves, with sparkling greenish-silver skin, webbed hands and feet, seen off the shores of the sea of Ralas. Many believe that these elves live in Selunë today, deep below the waves. The only other remnant of the elvish civilization of Selunë was its colony city of Alarë, which the elves abandoned shortly thereafter. Within a few hundred years, Ralani settlers moved there and claimed the city of Alarë as their own.