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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Minona Corona
Clean Name Minona Corona
Feature ID 14338
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 24.00 °
Southmost Latitude 23.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 219.10 °
Westmost Longitude 217.80 °
Diameter 130.00 km
Center Latitude 23.50 °
Center Longitude 218.50 °
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Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 14, 2008
Continent Africa
Culture Benin
Origin Benin (W. Africa) goddess who grants fertility to both women and the land.
Reference [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Updated Mar 14, 2008 8:26 AM

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