Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Shala Mons on Venus

Shala Mons

Feature Name Shala Mons
Clean Name Shala Mons
Feature ID 5459
Target Venus
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 39.80 °
Southernmost Latitude 39.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 208.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 207.50 °
Diameter 90.00 km
Center Latitude 39.40 °
Center Longitude 208.00 °
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Continent Asia
Group or Country
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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 2006
Origin Canaanite (Phoenicia) storm goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM