Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Dorsum, dorsa: Hera Dorsa on Venus

Hera Dorsa

Feature Name Hera Dorsa
Clean Name Hera Dorsa
Feature ID 2464
Target Venus
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 38.80 °
Southernmost Latitude 34.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 33.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 25.30 °
Diameter 813.00 km
Center Latitude 36.40 °
Center Longitude 29.50 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Greek sky goddess, wife of Zeus.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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