Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tessera, tesserae: Jyestha Tesserae on Venus

Jyestha Tesserae

Feature Name Jyestha Tesserae
Clean Name Jyestha Tesserae
Feature ID 15863
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
India
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Reference [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 06, 2019
Origin Indian goddess of inauspicious things; sister of Lakshmi.
Last Updated Nov 06, 2019 3:08 PM