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

Heloise

Feature Name Heloise
Clean Name Heloise
Feature ID 2441
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
France
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1994
Origin French physician, hospital founder (c. 1098-1164).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM