Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tessera, tesserae: Virilis Tesserae on Venus

Virilis Tesserae

Feature Name Virilis Tesserae
Clean Name Virilis Tesserae
Feature ID 6403
Target Venus
Feature Type Tessera, tesserae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 59.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 52.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 240.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 238.90 °
Diameter 782.00 km
Center Latitude 56.10 °
Center Longitude 239.70 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin One of the names of Fortuna, Roman goddess of chance.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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