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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Aspasia Corona
Clean Name Aspasia Corona
Feature ID 433
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 56.10 °
Southmost Latitude 56.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 189.10 °
Westmost Longitude 189.10 °
Diameter 200.00 km
Center Latitude 56.10 °
Center Longitude 189.10 °
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Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Europe
Culture Greek
Origin One of most outstanding women of ancient Greece (c. 470-429 B.C.).
Reference [99] - Index to Women of the World, by N.O. Ireland: F.W. Faxon Co., Westwood, Mass., 1988 (and other editions).
Updated Jul 10, 2014 7:41 AM
Additional Information Name changed from Aspasia Patera.

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