Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Chasma, chasmata: Xaratanga Chasma on Venus

Xaratanga Chasma

Feature Name Xaratanga Chasma
Clean Name Xaratanga Chasma
Feature ID 6602
Target Venus
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -54.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -54.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 70.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 70.00 °
Diameter 1300.00 km
Center Latitude -54.00 °
Center Longitude 70.00 °
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Mexico
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Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Tarascan (Mexico) moon goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM