Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Hinemoa Planitia on Venus

Hinemoa Planitia

Feature Name Hinemoa Planitia
Clean Name Hinemoa Planitia
Feature ID 2512
Target Venus
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
New Zealand
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Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Māori tale heroine; swam across Rotorua Lake to her friend.
Last Updated Dec 01, 2010 9:38 AM