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

Istustaya Tesserae

Feature Name Istustaya Tesserae
Clean Name Istustaya Tesserae
Feature ID 15864
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -6.75 °
Southernmost Latitude -10.76 °
Easternmost Longitude 44.63 °
Westernmost Longitude 39.82 °
Diameter 505.00 km
Center Latitude -8.76 °
Center Longitude 42.23 °
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Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad v33 [pdf]
Reference [546] - Historical Dictionary of the Hittites. 2nd Edition. By Charles Burney. Rowman & Littlefield. 2018. P. 118.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 06, 2019
Origin Hattian/Hittite goddess of destiny, who spins the threads of fate.
Last Updated Nov 06, 2019 3:10 PM