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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Junina Catenae
Clean Name Junina Catenae
Feature ID 15489
Target Ceres
Feature Type Catena, catenae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 30.09 °
Southmost Latitude 20.93 °
Eastmost Longitude 230.76 °
Westmost Longitude 194.11 °
Diameter 263.00 km
Center Latitude 26.05 °
Center Longitude 214.94 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 20, 2016
Continent South and Central America
Culture Brazil
Origin Brazilian festival with a rural theme held in June at end of rainy season to give thanks for fertile rain.
Reference [394] - (Society for the Confluence of World Festivals and Celebrations): Festa Junina (
Updated Jun 20, 2016 1:48 PM

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