Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Amalasthuna on Venus

[Amalasthuna]

Feature Name [Amalasthuna]
Clean Name Amalasthuna
Feature ID 6775
Target Venus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Russia
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Approval Status Dropped, disallowed
Approval Date 1991
Origin Ostrogoth queen (c. 498-535 A.D.). Changed to Amalasuntha.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM