Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tholus, tholi: Shamiram Tholus on Venus

Shamiram Tholus

Feature Name Shamiram Tholus
Clean Name Shamiram Tholus
Feature ID 5464
Target Venus
Feature Type Tholus, tholi
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Armenian
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Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Armenian goddess of love.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM