Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Dorsum, dorsa: Oya Dorsa on Venus

Oya Dorsa

Feature Name Oya Dorsa
Clean Name Oya Dorsa
Feature ID 4537
Target Venus
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Nigeria
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Reference [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Yoruba (Nigeria) goddess of violent rainstorms.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM