Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Chasma, chasmata: Aranyani Chasma on Venus

Aranyani Chasma

Feature Name Aranyani Chasma
Clean Name Aranyani Chasma
Feature ID 343
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
India
Quad v03 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Indian forest goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM