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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nang Pao Corona
Clean Name Nang Pao Corona
Feature ID 4138
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -47.00 °
Southmost Latitude -47.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 204.50 °
Westmost Longitude 204.50 °
Diameter 160.00 km
Center Latitude -47.00 °
Center Longitude 204.50 °
Quad v50 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Asia
Culture Laos
Origin S. Laotian mythical ruler who called for rain, bringing fertility to the rice fields.
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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