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

Rzhanitsa Corona

Feature Name Rzhanitsa Corona
Clean Name Rzhanitsa Corona
Feature ID 5250
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Russia
Quad v39 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Russian goddess of rye fields.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM