New Names Approved for Venus

Status Report From: USGS Astrogeology
Posted: Thursday, November 23, 2006


Names for seven coronae and one tholus have been approved by the IAU for use on Venus. The names are Anjea Corona, Durga Corona, Hutash Corona, Ikas Coronae, Orbona Corona, Partula Corona, Parvati Corona, and Ezili Tholus. Please see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature for more information. Posted by Jennifer Blue in Planetary Nomenclature at 13:10

[Source: USGS Astrogeology Hot Topics]

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