Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Louhi Planitia on Venus

Louhi Planitia

Feature Name Louhi Planitia
Clean Name Louhi Planitia
Feature ID 3482
Target Venus
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 88.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 67.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 232.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 115.30 °
Diameter 2440.00 km
Center Latitude 80.50 °
Center Longitude 120.50 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v01 [pdf]
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Karelo-Finn mother of the North.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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