Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tessera, tesserae: Atropos Tessera on Venus

Atropos Tessera

Feature Name Atropos Tessera
Clean Name Atropos Tessera
Feature ID 461
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 72.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 71.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 310.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 297.20 °
Diameter 469.00 km
Center Latitude 71.50 °
Center Longitude 304.00 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v07 [pdf]
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 1985
Origin Greek; one of three Fates.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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