Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tessera, tesserae: Mafdet Tessera on Venus

Mafdet Tessera

Feature Name Mafdet Tessera
Clean Name Mafdet Tessera
Feature ID 3572
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad v21 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Egyptian goddess of judicial authority and executions.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM