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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Partula Corona
Clean Name Partula Corona
Feature ID 14218
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -49.00 °
Southmost Latitude -50.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 290.70 °
Westmost Longitude 287.70 °
Diameter 145.00 km
Center Latitude -49.70 °
Center Longitude 289.20 °
Quad v53 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 25, 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Roman goddess of childbirth who determines the length of gestation.
Reference [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Updated Jan 16, 2007 3:46 PM

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