Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Dorsum, dorsa: Varma-Ava Dorsa on Venus

Varma-Ava Dorsa

Feature Name Varma-Ava Dorsa
Clean Name Varma Ava Dorsa
Feature ID 6323
Target Venus
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v06 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Mordvinian (Volga Finn) wind goddess.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM