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

Banumbirr Vallis

Feature Name Banumbirr Vallis
Clean Name Banumbirr Vallis
Feature ID 598
Target Venus
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Australia
Quad v32 [pdf]
Reference [126] - The Astronomy of the Australian Aborigines, by Roslynn D. Haynes: in The Astronomy Quarterly, vol. 7, Pergamon Press, 1990.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Arnhemland word for planet Venus.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM