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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Mardezh-Ava Dorsa
Clean Name Mardezh Ava Dorsa
Feature ID 3660
Target Venus
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 36.00 °
Southmost Latitude 28.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 69.60 °
Westmost Longitude 64.80 °
Diameter 906.00 km
Center Latitude 32.40 °
Center Longitude 68.60 °
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Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Continent Europe
Culture Finland
Origin Marian (Volga Finn) wind goddess.
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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