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107 Aife Fossae Aife Fossae Venus 280 67 131 67 67 131 131 +E (0-360) EU - Ireland Fossa, fossae FO v04 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Irish warrior deity. 2006-10-01 15:30:10.0
122 Ajina Fossae Ajina Fossae Venus 300 -45 258 -45 -45 258 258 +E (0-360) AS - Tajik Fossa, fossae FO v52 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Tajik evil spirit. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
161 Albasty Fossae Albasty Fossae Venus 500 -9 336.5 -9 -9 336.5 336.5 +E (0-360) EU - Tartar Fossa, fossae FO v43 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Tartar evil spirit. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
376 Arianrod Fossae Arianrod Fossae Venus 715 37 239.9 39.9 34.2 242.2 238.1 +E (0-360) EU - Celtic Fossa, fossae FO v15 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [65] Celtic warrior queen. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
676 Bellona Fossae Bellona Fossae Venus 855 38 222.1 41.7 34.3 224.5 219.6 +E (0-360) EU - Romania (Rumania) Fossa, fossae FO v15 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Roman war goddess, wife of Mars. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
903 Brynhild Fossae Brynhild Fossae Venus 1800 -26 18 -26 -26 18 18 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Fossa, fossae FO v44 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Norse warrior maiden. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1808 Enyo Fossae Enyo Fossae Venus 700 -62 351 -61 -61 357 345 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Fossa, fossae FO v61 Approved 1991-01-01 00:00:00.0 [43] Greek war goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1924 Fea Fossae Fea Fossae Venus 620 27.5 224 27.5 27.5 224 224 +E (0-360) EU - Celtic Fossa, fossae FO v15 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [83] Gaelic war goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1931 Felesta Fossae Felesta Fossae Venus 570 34.5 46.5 38 33 47 46 +E (0-360) AS - Scythian Fossa, fossae FO v09 Approved 1991-01-01 00:00:00.0 [64] Amazon queen in Scythian epic tales. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2025 Friagabi Fossae Friagabi Fossae Venus 141 50.2 109.5 50.8 49.8 110.3 109.2 +E (0-360) EU - Great Britain Fossa, fossae FO v03 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Old English goddess, connected with Mars. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2277 Gulaim Fossae Gulaim Fossae Venus 800 -5 329 -5 -5 329 329 +E (0-360) AS - Uzbekistan Fossa, fossae FO v42 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Karakalpak amazon leader. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
2346 Hanekasa Fossae Hanekasa Fossae Venus 700 29 148.5 29 29 148.5 148.5 +E (0-360) SA - Venezuela Fossa, fossae FO v12 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Sanema (Venezuela) amazon warrior. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
6841 [Hildr Fossa] Hildr Fossa Venus 677 45.4 159.4 48.4 42.4 160.2 158.5 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Fossa, fossae FO v13 Dropped 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [17] Norse mythological warrior. 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
2662 Ilbis Fossae Ilbis Fossae Venus 512 71.9 254.6 73.2 70.5 261.3 248.9 +E (0-360) AS - Yakutian Fossa, fossae FO v06 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 - Yakutian (Siberia) goddess of bloodshed. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
2935 Karra-māhte Fossae Karra mahte Fossae Venus 1800 28 342 28 28 342 342 +E (0-360) EU - Latvia Fossa, fossae FO v19 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Latvian warrior goddess. 2008-11-17 15:50:40.0
3013 Khosedem Fossae Khosedem Fossae Venus 1800 -13 303 -13 -13 303 303 +E (0-360) AS - Siberia Fossa, fossae FO v42 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Ketian (Yenisey R.) main evil goddess. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
3586 Magura Fossae Magura Fossae Venus 600 -12 332.5 -12 -12 332.5 332.5 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Fossa, fossae FO v43 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic winged warrior maiden. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
3640 Manto Fossae Manto Fossae Venus 536 63.6 64.9 63.7 63.4 70.7 59 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Fossa, fossae FO v03 Approved 1991-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Greek war goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3910 Minerva Fossae Minerva Fossae Venus 0 64.5 252.5 67 62 255 250 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Fossa, fossae FO v06 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Roman goddess of war. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
6871 [Mist Fossae] Mist Fossae Venus 244 39.5 247.3 40.4 38.3 248 246.5 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Fossa, fossae FO v16 Dropped 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Norse Valkyrie. Changed to Mist Chasma. 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
4108 Naguchitsa Fossae Naguchitsa Fossae Venus 730 -35.6 159.3 -34.4 -36 163.2 155.4 +E (0-360) EU - Caucasus Fossa, fossae FO v49 Approved 2003-01-01 00:00:00.0 [65] Adygan evil warrior, old woman with iron teeth. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
4114 Naijok Fossae Naijok Fossae Venus 450 -70.2 337 -70.2 -70.2 337 337 +E (0-360) AF - Sudan Fossa, fossae FO v61 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Dinka (Sudan) evil deity. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4129 Namjyalma Fossae Namjyalma Fossae Venus 560 2.5 2.7 5 0 2 1.5 +E (0-360) AS - Tibet Fossa, fossae FO v20 Approved 2000-01-01 00:00:00.0 [154] Tibetan victorious mother. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4156 Narundi Fossae Narundi Fossae Venus 700 -66.5 329 -66.5 -66.5 329 329 +E (0-360) AS - Elamite Fossa, fossae FO v61 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Elam goddess of victory. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4267 Nike Fossae Nike Fossae Venus 800 -59.5 340 -59.5 -59.5 340 340 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Fossa, fossae FO v61 Approved 1991-01-01 00:00:00.0 [43] Greek goddess of victory. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4648 Penthesilea Fossa Penthesilea Fossa Venus 1700 -12 214 -12 -12 214 214 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Fossa, fossae FO v39 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Greek amazon queen. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4665 Perunitsa Fossae Perunitsa Fossae Venus 1300 -10 307 -10 -10 307 307 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Fossa, fossae FO v42 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic winged warrior maiden. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
4946 Rangrid Fossae Rangrid Fossae Venus 243 62.7 356.4 63 62.3 358.7 354.1 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Fossa, fossae FO v07 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Norse Valkyrie. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
5350 Saykal Fossae Saykal Fossae Venus 300 73 139 73 73 139 139 +E (0-360) AS - Kyrgyzstan Fossa, fossae FO v04 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Kyrgyz warrior maiden. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
5528 Sigrun Fossae Sigrun Fossae Venus 970 50.5 18 53 48 19 17 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Fossa, fossae FO v02 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Norse Valkyrie. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
6287 Valkyrie Fossae Valkyrie Fossae Venus 357 58.2 7 59.5 57.2 9.9 4.6 +E (0-360) EU - Teutonic Fossa, fossae FO v02 Approved 1991-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Norse battle maidens. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
6655 Yenkhoboy Fossae Yenkhoboy Fossae Venus 900 -48 7 -48 -48 7 7 +E (0-360) AS - Buriat Fossa, fossae FO v44 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Buryatian warrior sisters. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
6687 Yuzut-Arkh Fossae Yuzut Arkh Fossae Venus 550 48 224 48 48 224 224 +E (0-360) AS - Siberia Fossa, fossae FO v15 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Khakas (S. Siberia) evil deity. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
6728 Zheztyrnak Fossae Zheztyrnak Fossae Venus 180 -67.5 182 -67 -68 184 180 +E (0-360) AS - Kazakhstan Fossa, fossae FO v59 Approved 2000-01-01 00:00:00.0 [131] Kazakh evil deity, "copper claw" maiden. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0

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