Venus

Drawing of Venus by Griffith (1897)

Drawing of Venus by Griffith (1897)

Date: 1897. Feb. 17. Source: W. R. Corliss: The Moon and The Planets. The sourcebook project 1985. Spoke system

Hypsometric Globe of Venus (2011)

Hypsometric Globe of Venus (2011)

Author: Evgeniy Lazarev, Sternberg State Astronomical institute For the Map version see here:  Hypsometric Map of Venus Data Layers: DTM, hypsometric tints, contours, hillshade, names Source data: Magellan radar data (SAR) 7,5×7,5 km Software used: ArcGIS v9.2. Reference: E Lazerev, J Rodionova:  Venus mapping at small scale: source data processing and cartographic interpretation (2011) ICC2011, […]

Hypsometric Map of Venus (2007-11)

Hypsometric Map of Venus (2007-11)

Author: Evgeniy Lazarev, Sternberg State Astronomical institute For the Globe version see here:  Hypsometric Globe of Venus Data Layers: DTM, hypsometric tints, contours, hillshade, names Source data: Magellan radar data (SAR) 7,5×7,5 km Software used: ArcGIS v9.2. Reference: E Lazerev, J Rodionova:  Venus mapping at small scale: source data processing and cartographic interpretation (2011) ICC2011, […]

Map of Venus (Bianchini) (1728)

Map of Venus (Bianchini) (1728)

Source: Bianchini, F; 1728: Hesperi et phosphori nova phaenomena, sive Observationes circa planetam Veneris, Roma. Courtesy Ton Lindemann. Globe version (reconstruction) Cartographer: Keith Boulger Date: 2016 More images here

Drawing of Venus by R. M. Baum

Drawing of Venus by R. M. Baum

Date: Apr 26, 1951. Source: W. R. Corliss: The Moon and The Planets. The sourcebook project 1985. Spoke system  

Shogakukan’s Map of Venus (2005)

Shogakukan’s Map of Venus (2005)

Title: STAR ATLAS 21 Authors: Hayashi K, Watanabe J, Ushiyama, T, Thukimoto K. Language of nomenclature: Japanese Language of explanations: Japanese Map type: Color Shaded Relief Projection: Azimuthal Equidistant Projection /  Equirectangular Projection (?) Publication Date: 2005 Publication Place: Japan Publisher: Shogakukan Inc Note: This map of part of the Publisher’s Star Atlas ISBN 4-09-526075-5

Small-scale Robinson map of Venus (2009)

Small-scale Robinson map of Venus (2009)

Small scale, Robinson Projection, 2009. Cartgrapher: H. Hargitai, Eötvös Loránd University, Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, Planetary Science Research Group Sources: Color coded topographic map from Magellan data Nomenclature: Latin; with separate Hungarian version

Morphologic provinces of Venus (1981)

Morphologic provinces of Venus (1981)

Karta-skhema tipov mestnostey Venery KP Florenskiy, AT Bazilevskiy, GA Burba, VP Volkovc AV Ivanov, RO Kuzmin, MA Nazarov, OV Nikolaeva, AA Pronim, OD Rodye, OI Yakovlev, AA Yarosevskiy; Ed. VL Barsukov Otserki Sravnitel’noj Planetologii Nauka, Moskva, 1981. Vernadski Institute

MIIGAiK’s Map of Venus (1992)

MIIGAiK’s Map of Venus (1992)

Source: Bugaevsky L.M., Shingareva K.B., Krasnopevtseva B.V et al. Atlas Planet Zemnoi Gruppy i ih Sputnikov («Атлас планет земной группы и их спутников».). MIIGAiK, 1992. Moscow Scale: 1:35 000 000 Note: This is a hypsometric map. The Atlas contains several additional thematic maps of Venus The online version of the Atlas is available at http://www.planetmaps.ru/ru/projects/onlineatlas […]

Dresden Map of Venus (2002)

Dresden Map of Venus (2002)

Map editors: M.F.Buchroithner (Dresden University of Technology), B. V. Krasnopevtseva, K. B. Shingareva, Moscow State University for Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK). Cartographers: R. Franke, R. Pässler, M. Tusche, Ch. Walter Reference: Kira B. Shingareva, Jim Zimbelman, Manfred F. Buchroithner and Henrik I. Hargitai (2005): The Realization of ICA Commission Projects on Planetary Cartography  Cartographica, vol. […]

Map of Venus, Multilingual Edition (2003)

Map of Venus, Multilingual Edition (2003)

Title: Venus Wenus A Vénusz Venera Venuse Map editor: H. Hargitai Shade relief base map editors: B. V. Krasnopevtseva, K. B. Shingareva, Moscow State University for Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK). Language of nomenclature: Latin Language of explanations: English, Czech, Polish, Croatian, Bulgarian Map type: Colored Shaded Relief Projection: Lambert Transversal Equivalent Azimuthal Projection First Publication Date: […]

Flammarion’s map of Venus

Flammarion’s map of Venus

“A Vénus térrajza”. Camille Flammarion: Népszerű csillagászattan (Popular Astronomy), Budapest edition c. 1880-1900

Explanation
Column name Column description
Catalog ID (M) N/A
Title Title of map
Author Name of mapper(s), or author, PI, map editor, illustrator, etc. with roles
Nationality Nationality of author
Start date Year when mapping began / or year or observation
Date of publication Year of publication or completion of manusctipt (empty if not published yet)
Body Target name (planetary body)
Online Online references about the map
Projection Projection of map. 2-hemisphere is shown here.
Scale N/A
Orientation Orientation of map [north up, south up] – only for historic maps (north: cartographic tradition, south: astronomical tradition)
Publication type The type of work that contains the map. [standalone, journal, conference, atlas, book figure, book supplement, book plate, encyclopedia, multisheet, digital]
Type, purpose Type of map purpose [generic, outreach, science, citizen, surface operation (pre mission), landing site (post mission), observer, opposition, index, reference, eclipse/transit/occultation] generic: not defined, outreach: maps for the general public made b
Primary Nomenclature Laguage(s) of nomenclature displayed on the map [Latin, English etc., IAU, informal]. Latin for Latin nomenclature prior to IAU.
Ref (map) Full reference of map publication or publication that contains the map
DOI DOI number of map
ID (publication) ID of map publication or figure number
Origin type If this map is not original, the following codes are used: [L: language variant, N: new print, U: updated edition, C: copied / modified from another map, R: renovation map (digital version of paper map with slight changes), F facsimile. RP: republished in
Origin ID Any maps that this map is based on or copied from. Database ID of original map.
Based on map Name of mapper
Base (spacecraft, telescope) Name of spacecraft / instrument
Original title Title of map in original langage (if not English)
Publisher Name of Publisher; manuscript or self-published. For journals and conferences, the name of the journal or conference.
Coverage Coverage of map [global, hemispheric, regional, local, landing site, landing ellipse, traverse]
Target location IAU name of target feature (if named) or near side, far side etc. (If nothing noted, it is global)
Country Country of Publisher (original/translation)
Type, content Type of map [photo, map, sketch map, drawing, globe, tactile, data]. Data for raster datasets. For vector data, see Feature DB. Drawing: no grid, scale, projection etc.
Image base Base theme of the map [shaded relief, photomosaic, photo, none]
Theme Theme of map [visual, albedo, radar, low sun, topography, elevation, geology, geomorphology, art, nomenclature reference, feature, landing site reference, opposition map, event (eclipse etc) etc.]. Low sun is optical photo with shadows and no albedo. Vis
Technique Cartographic technique [imagemap, datamap, cartographic map, unit map, airbrush, pencil, line drawing/outline, contour lines, DEM, DIM, shaded relief / hillshading, raster data etc.]
Style Details on style
Method Method how the data was obtained
Mapping scale Scale of mapping
Resolution Raster dataset resoltion [m/pixel]
Short Reference Short form of reference to the map publication
GIS / data URL where GIS or original spatial data is
Data provider N/A
Profession Profession of author (for historic maps)
Designator Sheet designator terms following Greeley and Batson (1990) Planetary Mapping. Cambridge University Press. – only if displayed on the map. First letter: target body, 5M: scale, 90/0 etc: center coordinates, OM – orthophotomosaic , T – Topographic data (nom
Control Controlled, semi-controlled, uncontrolled
Note on control Base of control
Series title Title of map series
Number of maps (in work) N/A
Number of quads N/A
Quad ID Quad ID (or quads IDs) contained on the map
Map Diameter N/A
Map width cm N/A
Map height cm N/A
Map width px N/A
Map height px N/A
Base type Type of instrument of observation of base data [naked eye, telescope, spacecraft, space telescope, lander]
Location of copy Library or archive where manuscript or rare copy is kept
Ref (literature) Reference – literature about the map, may be the source of data if the map is not available. Separated with # symbols.
Status (2017) Status of mapping [complete, in progress, in review] (mostly for USGS maps)
Aim Original aim of mapping, if available
Notes Any comments, remarks [Long text, may be multiple paragraphs]
Secondary nomenclature Other languages of the nomenclature
Nomenclature Notes Remarks on nomenclature
Photo note N/A
Reference frame ID from RefFrames
web2 Online references about the map
web3 Online references about the map
web4 Online references about the map
ocentric/ographic Map coordinate [planetographic, planetocentric]
N N/A
S N/A
W 360E N/A
E 360E N/A
W 180 N/A
E 180 N/A
W 360W N/A
R 360W N/A
fig1 N/A
fig1 caption N/A
fig2 N/A
fig2 caption N/A
fig3 N/A
fig3 caption N/A
fig4 N/A
fig4 caption N/A
fig5 N/A
fig5 caption N/A
STATUS N/A
Sum $180