Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tholus, tholi: Vupar Tholus on Venus

Vupar Tholus

Feature Name Vupar Tholus
Clean Name Vupar Tholus
Feature ID 6457
Target Venus
Feature Type Tholus, tholi
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Chuvash
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Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Chuvash (Volga area) evil spirit causing lunar and solar eclipses.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM