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

Mežas-Mate Chasma

Feature Name Mežas-Mate Chasma
Clean Name Mezas Mate Chasma
Feature ID 3878
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 51.50 °
Southernmost Latitude 50.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 54.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 46.80 °
Diameter 506.00 km
Center Latitude 51.00 °
Center Longitude 50.70 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latvia
Quad v02 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Latvian forest goddess.
Last Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM