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

Mots Chasma

Feature Name Mots Chasma
Clean Name Mots Chasma
Feature ID 4052
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 54.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 50.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 58.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 54.50 °
Diameter 464.00 km
Center Latitude 51.90 °
Center Longitude 56.10 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Caucasus
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 Avarian (Caucasus) moon goddess.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM