Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Corona, coronae: Atahensik Corona on Venus

Atahensik Corona

Feature Name Atahensik Corona
Clean Name Atahensik Corona
Feature ID 444
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Iroquois
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Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Huron/Iroquois goddess, creator of the sun and moon.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM