Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Regio, regiones: Beta Regio on Venus

Beta Regio

Feature Name Beta Regio
Clean Name Beta Regio
Feature ID 721
Target Venus
Feature Type Regio, regiones
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 38.80 °
Southernmost Latitude 11.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 283.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 282.30 °
Diameter 2869.00 km
Center Latitude 25.30 °
Center Longitude 282.80 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v17 [pdf]
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Second letter in Greek alphabet.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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