Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fluctus, fluctūs: Kaapaau Fluctus on Venus

Kaapaau Fluctus

Feature Name Kaapaau Fluctus
Clean Name Kaapaau Fluctus
Feature ID 2878
Target Venus
Feature Type Fluctus, fluctūs
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Polynesia
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Reference [148] - Priklyucheniya v Okeanii [Adventures in Oceania, in Russian], by M. Stingl: Pravda Publishers, Moscow, 1986.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Polynesian goddess of sharks.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM