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

Vatea

Feature Name Vatea
Clean Name Vatea
Feature ID 14736
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Polynesia
Quad -
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 17, 2010
Origin Father of gods and humans in Cook Islands mythology (Polynesia).
Last Updated Jun 17, 2010 1:58 PM