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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Sholpan Vallis on Venus

Sholpan Vallis

Feature Name Sholpan Vallis
Clean Name Sholpan Vallis
Feature ID 5498
Target Venus
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -62.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -64.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 155.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 145.00 °
Diameter 590.00 km
Center Latitude -63.90 °
Center Longitude 150.00 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad v58 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Kazakh and Karakalpak name of planet Venus.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM

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