Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Cortese on Venus


Feature Name Cortese
Clean Name Cortese
Feature ID 1318
Target Venus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -11.40 °
Southernmost Latitude -11.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 218.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 218.40 °
Diameter 27.70 km
Center Latitude -11.40 °
Center Longitude 218.40 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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Reference [89] - Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Charles Coulston Gillispie, editor in chief, vol. 9: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1981.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1994
Origin Isabella; Italian physician, medical writer (d. 1561).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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