Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Corona, coronae: Latta Corona on Venus

Latta Corona

Feature Name Latta Corona
Clean Name Latta Corona
Feature ID 3295
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Caucasus
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Reference [131] - Zhenshchina v mifakh i legendakh (Woman in mythes and legends): Encyclopedic Dictionary, Komus Publishing, Tashkent, 1992 (in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Chechen/Ingush (N. Caucasus, Russia) earth goddess.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM