Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Akna Montes on Venus

Akna Montes

Feature Name Akna Montes
Clean Name Akna Montes
Feature ID 136
Target Venus
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent South and Central America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Mayan
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Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Mayan goddess of birth.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM