Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tholus, tholi: Iaso Tholus on Venus

Iaso Tholus

Feature Name Iaso Tholus
Clean Name Iaso Tholus
Feature ID 2631
Target Venus
Feature Type Tholus, tholi
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad v28 [pdf]
Reference [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Greek goddess of health, medicine, and recovery.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM