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


Feature Name Wende
Clean Name Wende
Feature ID 14696
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -56.30 °
Southernmost Latitude -56.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 226.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 226.40 °
Diameter 83.00 km
Center Latitude -56.30 °
Center Longitude 226.40 °
Continent Africa
Group or Country
Burkina Faso (Upper Volta)
Quad -
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 23, 2010
Origin Mossi (Burkina Faso) supreme god who lives in the sun, creator of the heavens and earth.
Last Updated Apr 23, 2010 11:07 AM