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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Lemkechen Dorsa
Clean Name Lemkechen Dorsa
Feature ID 3342
Target Venus
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 22.00 °
Southmost Latitude 15.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 80.00 °
Westmost Longitude 57.00 °
Diameter 2000.00 km
Center Latitude 18.50 °
Center Longitude 68.50 °
Quad v22 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent -
Culture -
Origin Berber pole star goddess, holds camel motionless to milk it.
Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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