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

Tituba Corona

Feature Name Tituba Corona
Clean Name Tituba Corona
Feature ID 6037
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent North America
Group or Country
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Nurse who started Salem witch hunt (c. 1692). Name changed from Tituba Patera.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM