Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Corona, coronae: Pakoti Corona on Venus

Pakoti Corona

Feature Name Pakoti Corona
Clean Name Pakoti Corona
Feature ID 14784
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
New Zealand
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Reference [248] - Māori Religion and Mythology, by Edward Shortland: Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1882 (reprint by Kiwi Publishers, Christchurch, 1998).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 16, 2010
Origin Māori (New Zealand) mother of a highly culturally significant fiber plant, harakeke (“New Zealand flax”), ancestor and wife of Tāne, father of plants.
Last Updated Dec 16, 2010 8:37 AM