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

Chalce Fossa

Feature Name Chalce Fossa
Clean Name Chalce Fossa
Feature ID 1123
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -51.47 °
Southernmost Latitude -51.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 320.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 319.70 °
Diameter 40.00 km
Center Latitude -51.67 °
Center Longitude 320.30 °
Northernmost Latitude -51.47 °
Southernmost Latitude -51.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 39.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 40.30 °
Diameter 40.00 km
Center Latitude -51.67 °
Center Longitude 39.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -51.57 °
Southernmost Latitude -51.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 320.82 °
Westernmost Longitude 319.96 °
Diameter 33.97 km
Center Latitude -51.67 °
Center Longitude 320.41 °
Northernmost Latitude -51.57 °
Southernmost Latitude -51.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 39.18 °
Westernmost Longitude 40.04 °
Diameter 33.97 km
Center Latitude -51.67 °
Center Longitude 39.59 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc26 [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 1991
Origin Albedo name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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