Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Chasma, chasmata: Daura Chasma on Venus

Daura Chasma

Feature Name Daura Chasma
Clean Name Daura Chasma
Feature ID 1425
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude
Southernmost Latitude
Easternmost Longitude 63.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 44.40 °
Diameter 729.00 km
Center Latitude 73.80 °
Center Longitude 53.80 °
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Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad v02 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Hausa (W. Sudan) great huntress.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM