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

Amalasuntha

Feature Name Amalasuntha
Clean Name Amalasuntha
Feature ID 212
Target Venus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
kml download Amalasuntha.kml
Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Italy
Quad v43 [pdf]
Reference [99] - Index to Women of the World, by N.O. Ireland: F.W. Faxon Co., Westwood, Mass., 1988 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1991
Origin Ostrogoth queen (c. 498-535 A.D.). Changed from Amalasthuna.
Last Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:07 AM