Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fossa, fossae: Ceraunius Fossae on Mars

Ceraunius Fossae

Feature Name Ceraunius Fossae
Clean Name Ceraunius Fossae
Feature ID 1105
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 38.07 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.89 °
Easternmost Longitude 255.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 247.00 °
Diameter 1137.00 km
Center Latitude 29.21 °
Center Longitude 251.00 °
Northernmost Latitude 38.07 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.89 °
Easternmost Longitude 104.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 113.00 °
Diameter 1137.00 km
Center Latitude 29.21 °
Center Longitude 109.00 °
Northernmost Latitude 38.12 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.52 °
Easternmost Longitude 255.74 °
Westernmost Longitude 246.95 °
Diameter 1166.63 km
Center Latitude 27.00 °
Center Longitude 249.85 °
Northernmost Latitude 38.12 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.52 °
Easternmost Longitude 104.26 °
Westernmost Longitude 113.05 °
Diameter 1166.63 km
Center Latitude 27.00 °
Center Longitude 110.15 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc09 [pdf]
Reference [57] - Map of albedo features of Mars, (plates 2-5), in La Planéte Mars, by E.M. Antoniadi: Librairie Scientifique, Hermann et Cie., Paris, 1930.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Classical albedo feature name
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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