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

Whatitiri Corona

Feature Name Whatitiri Corona
Clean Name Whatitiri Corona
Feature ID 6531
Target Venus
Feature Type Corona, coronae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
New Zealand
Quad v62 [pdf]
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Māori ancestor goddess, great mother.
Last Updated Dec 01, 2010 9:43 AM