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

Artemis Chasma

Feature Name Artemis Chasma
Clean Name Artemis Chasma
Feature ID 400
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -28.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -33.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 143.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 121.70 °
Diameter 3087.00 km
Center Latitude -41.20 °
Center Longitude 138.50 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
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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 1982
Origin Greek goddess of hunt/moon.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM