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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nei-Teukez Corona
Clean Name Nei Teukez Corona
Feature ID 4195
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 14.60 °
Southmost Latitude 13.70 °
Eastmost Longitude 259.30 °
Westmost Longitude 258.40 °
Diameter 90.00 km
Center Latitude 14.20 °
Center Longitude 258.80 °
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Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Continent Oceania
Culture Micronesia
Origin Micronesian (Gilbert Islands, Kiribati) mother of gods.
Reference [149] - A Dictionary of World Mythology, by Arthur Cotterell: Oxford University Press, Oxford/Melbourne, 1986.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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