Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Corona, coronae: Quetzalpetlatl Corona on Venus

Quetzalpetlatl Corona

Feature Name Quetzalpetlatl Corona
Clean Name Quetzalpetlatl Corona
Feature ID 4899
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Aztec
Quad v61 [pdf]
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1991
Origin Aztec fertility goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM