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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Pasom-mana Tesserae
Clean Name Pasom mana Tesserae
Feature ID 4603
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -33.00 °
Southmost Latitude -33.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 49.00 °
Westmost Longitude 49.00 °
Diameter 1200.00 km
Center Latitude -33.00 °
Center Longitude 49.00 °
Quad v45 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent North America
Culture Hopi
Origin Hopi goddess of dreams and the insane.
Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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