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

Erxleben

Feature Name Erxleben
Clean Name Erxleben
Feature ID 1838
Target Venus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
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Reference [100] - List provided by Women's Study Program, Brown University, Providence, R.I.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1991
Origin Dorothea; first woman Ph.D in Germany (1715-1762).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM