Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Atanua Mons on Venus

Atanua Mons

Feature Name Atanua Mons
Clean Name Atanua Mons
Feature ID 448
Target Venus
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Group or Country
Marquesas Islands
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Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Dawn goddess from Marquesas Islands.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM