Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Ormazd on Rhea

Ormazd

Feature Name Ormazd
Clean Name Ormazd
Feature ID 4495
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
kml download Ormazd.kml
Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Persian
Quad -
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 1982
Origin Persian progenitor god of light.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM