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57 Adrasthea Tesserae Adrasthea Tesserae Venus 750 30 55 30 30 55 55 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v09 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Greek goddess of law. 2006-10-01 15:30:10.0
250 Ananke Tessera Ananke Tessera Venus 1060 53.3 137 57.1 50.2 137.4 128.5 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v04 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Greek goddess of necessity. 2006-10-01 15:30:10.0
454 Athena Tessera Athena Tessera Venus 1800 35 175 35 35 175 175 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v13 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Greek goddess of wisdom. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
461 Atropos Tessera Atropos Tessera Venus 469 71.5 304 72 71.1 310.9 297.2 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v07 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Greek; one of three Fates. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
635 Bathkol Tessera Bathkol Tessera Venus 1485 61 200 61 61 200 200 +E (0-360) AS - Israel Tessera, tesserae TE v05 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [127] Israeli goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1182 Chimon-mana Tessera Chimon mana Tessera Venus 1500 -3 270 -3 -3 270 270 +E (0-360) NA - Hopi Tessera, tesserae TE - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Hopi (SW USA) goddess of insane. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1243 Clidna Tessera Clidna Tessera Venus 500 -42 29 -42 -42 29 29 +E (0-360) EU - Ireland Tessera, tesserae TE v44 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Irish bird goddess of afterlife. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1250 Clotho Tessera Clotho Tessera Venus 289 56.4 334.9 56.5 56.2 337.2 332.6 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v07 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Greek; one of three Fates. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1262 Cocomama Tessera Cocomama Tessera Venus 1600 -62 23 -62 -62 23 23 +E (0-360) SA - Peru Tessera, tesserae TE v56 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Quechua (Peru) happiness goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1465 Dekla Tessera Dekla Tessera Venus 1363 57.4 71.8 56.2 53.3 82.7 62.4 +E (0-360) EU - Latvia Tessera, tesserae TE v03 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [64] Latvian goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1568 Dolya Tessera Dolya Tessera Venus 1100 -8 296 -8 -8 296 296 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Tessera, tesserae TE v41 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic good fate goddess. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
1628 Dou-Mu Tesserae Dou Mu Tesserae Venus 400 -60 244 -60 -60 244 244 +E (0-360) AS - China Tessera, tesserae TE v60 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Chinese life/death ruling goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
1997 Fortuna Tessera Fortuna Tessera Venus 2801 69.9 45.1 70.3 65 82.1 14.7 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Tessera, tesserae TE v02 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Roman goddess of chance. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2126 Gbadu Tessera Gbadu Tessera Venus 700 -1 38 -1 -1 38 38 +E (0-360) AF - Benin Tessera, tesserae TE v33 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Fon (Benin) goddess of guessing. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2131 Gegute Tessera Gegute Tessera Venus 1600 17 121 17 17 121 121 +E (0-360) EU - Lithuania Tessera, tesserae TE v24 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Lithuanian goddess of time. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2167 Giltine Tesserae Giltine Tesserae Venus 300 -39 250 -39 -39 250 250 +E (0-360) EU - Lithuania Tessera, tesserae TE v52 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Lithuanian bad fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
2306 Haasttse-baad Tessera Haasttse baad Tessera Venus 2600 6 127 6 6 127 127 +E (0-360) NA - Navajo Tessera, tesserae TE v24 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Navajo good health goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:11.0
6840 [Hikuleo Tesserae] Hikuleo Tesserae Venus 1400 -42 54 -42 -42 54 54 +E (0-360) OC - Tonga Tessera, tesserae TE v45 Dropped 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Tonga underworld goddess. 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
2579 Humai Tessera Humai Tessera Venus 350 -53 250 -53 -53 250 250 +E (0-360) AS - Iran Tessera, tesserae TE v60 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Iranian happiness bird. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
2590 Husbishag Tesserae Husbishag Tesserae Venus 1100 -28 101 -28 -28 101 101 +E (0-360) AS - Semitic Tessera, tesserae TE v47 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Semitic underworld goddess, kept hour of death records. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
2756 Itzpapalotl Tessera Itzpapalotl Tessera Venus 380 75.7 317.6 75.9 75.5 324.9 310.3 +E (0-360) NA - Aztec Tessera, tesserae TE v01 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Aztec goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3125 Kruchina Tesserae Kruchina Tesserae Venus 1000 36 27 36 36 27 27 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Tessera, tesserae TE v08 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic goddess of sadness. 2010-01-19 11:31:08.0
3172 Kutue Tessera Kutue Tessera Venus 653 39.5 108.8 42.5 36.4 109.2 108.4 +E (0-360) AS - Siberia Tessera, tesserae TE v11 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [64] Ulchian (Siberia) folklore toad that brings happiness. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
3199 Lachesis Tessera Lachesis Tessera Venus 664 44.4 300.1 47 42.2 303.1 297.7 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v18 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Greek, one of three Fates. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3235 Lahevhev Tesserae Lahevhev Tesserae Venus 1300 29 189 29 29 189 189 +E (0-360) OC - Melanesia Tessera, tesserae TE v14 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Melanesian dead souls goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3238 Laima Tessera Laima Tessera Venus 971 55 48.5 56.4 53.5 53.8 39.2 +E (0-360) EU - Latvia Tessera, tesserae TE v02 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [64] Latvian and Lithuanian goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3377 Lhamo Tessera Lhamo Tessera Venus 800 -51 15 -51 -51 15 15 +E (0-360) AS - Tibet Tessera, tesserae TE v56 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Tibetan time and fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3400 Likho Tesserae Likho Tesserae Venus 1200 40 134 40 40 134 134 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Tessera, tesserae TE v12 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic deity of bad fate. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
3572 Mafdet Tessera Mafdet Tessera Venus 370 9.2 38.5 11 7.5 39 38 +E (0-360) AF - Egypt Tessera, tesserae TE v21 Approved 2003-01-01 00:00:00.0 [65] Egyptian goddess of judicial authority and executions. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3584 Mago-Halmi Tesserae Mago Halmi Tesserae Venus 400 70 157 70 70 157 157 +E (0-360) AS - Korea Tessera, tesserae TE v04 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Korean helping goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3585 Magu Tessera Magu Tessera Venus 300 -52 305 -52 -52 305 305 +E (0-360) AS - China Tessera, tesserae TE v61 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Chinese goddess of immortality. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3619 Mamitu Tesserae Mamitu Tesserae Venus 900 22 44 22 22 44 44 +E (0-360) AS - Akkadian (Accadian) Tessera, tesserae TE v21 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Akkadian destiny goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3623 Manatum Tessera Manatum Tessera Venus 3800 -4 64 -4 -4 64 64 +E (0-360) AS - Semitic Tessera, tesserae TE v34 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [83] Semitic goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3645 Manzan-Gurme Tesserae Manzan Gurme Tesserae Venus 1354 39 359.5 45.6 33 357 0.7 +E (0-360) AS - Tibet Tessera, tesserae TE v19 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Ancestress who possesses the book of fate in Mongol, Tibetan, Buriat mythologies. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3841 Meni Tessera Meni Tessera Venus 454 48.1 77.9 48.4 47.9 80.3 75.6 +E (0-360) AS - Semitic Tessera, tesserae TE v10 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Semitic goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3867 Meskhent Tessera Meskhent Tessera Venus 1056 65.8 103.1 66.2 64.3 113.2 91.1 +E (0-360) AF - Egypt Tessera, tesserae TE v03 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Egyptian goddess of fortune. Although the approved spelling of the name is Meskhent Tessera, the feature has been referred to in some literature as Meshkenet Tessera. 2016-12-19 11:14:13.148
3916 Minu-Anni Tessera Minu Anni Tessera Venus 1300 -20 30 -20 -20 30 30 +E (0-360) AS - Assyrian Tessera, tesserae TE - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Assyrian fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
3948 Moira Tessera Moira Tessera Venus 361 58.7 310.5 59 58.5 313.4 307.5 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v07 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Greek fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4187 Nedolya Tesserae Nedolya Tesserae Venus 1200 5 294 5 5 294 294 +E (0-360) EU - Slavic Tessera, tesserae TE v29 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] E. Slavic bad fate goddess. 2008-12-30 14:26:36.0
4204 Nemesis Tesserae Nemesis Tesserae Venus 355 40 181 40 40 181 181 +E (0-360) EU - Greek Tessera, tesserae TE v14 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Greek goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4337 Norna Tesserae Norna Tesserae Venus 700 -50 263 -50 -50 263 263 +E (0-360) EU - Norse Tessera, tesserae TE - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Norse fate goddess; there are three Nornas weaving fate thread. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4344 Nortia Tesserae Nortia Tesserae Venus 650 -49 160 -49 -49 160 160 +E (0-360) EU - Italy Tessera, tesserae TE v49 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Etruscan fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4351 Nuahine Tessera Nuahine Tessera Venus 1000 -9 157 -9 -9 157 157 +E (0-360) OC - Polynesia Tessera, tesserae TE v37 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Rapanui (Easter Isl.) fate goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4401 Oddibjord Tessera Oddibjord Tessera Venus 900 82 85 82 82 85 85 +E (0-360) EU - Scandinavian Tessera, tesserae TE v01 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Scandinavian fortune deity. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
4603 Pasom-mana Tesserae Pasom mana Tesserae Venus 1200 -33 49 -33 -33 49 49 +E (0-360) NA - Hopi Tessera, tesserae TE v45 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Hopi goddess of dreams and the insane. 2006-10-01 15:30:12.0
5287 Salus Tessera Salus Tessera Venus 850 -1.5 48.5 -1.5 -1.5 48.5 48.5 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Tessera, tesserae TE v33 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Roman health and prosperity goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
5428 Senectus Tesserae Senectus Tesserae Venus 1400 50 292 50 50 292 292 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Tessera, tesserae TE - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Roman goddess of old age. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
5454 Shait Tessera Shait Tessera Venus 220 -54 173.5 -54 -54 173.5 173.5 +E (0-360) AF - Egypt Tessera, tesserae TE v58 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Egyptian human destiny goddess. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
5489 Shimti Tessera Shimti Tessera Venus 1275 31.9 97.7 36.4 27.3 102.6 93.7 +E (0-360) AS - Babylon Tessera, tesserae TE v11 Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Babylonian; Ishtar as the goddess of fate. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0
5612 Snotra Tesserae Snotra Tesserae Venus 1000 24 134 24 24 134 134 +E (0-360) EU - Scandinavian Tessera, tesserae TE v24 Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [107] Scandinavian goddess of wisdom. 2006-10-01 15:30:13.0

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