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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Ralk-umgu Chasma
Clean Name Ralk umgu Chasma
Feature ID 4934
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -15.00 °
Southmost Latitude -15.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 110.00 °
Westmost Longitude 102.00 °
Diameter 840.00 km
Center Latitude -15.00 °
Center Longitude 106.00 °
Quad v35 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Continent Asia
Culture Siberia
Origin Nivkhan (Sakhalin Island) "lunar woman."
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM

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