Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mensa, mensae: Cydonia Mensae on Mars

Cydonia Mensae

Feature Name Cydonia Mensae
Clean Name Cydonia Mensae
Feature ID 1367
Target Mars
Feature Type Mensa, mensae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 40.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 29.75 °
Easternmost Longitude 351.02 °
Westernmost Longitude 340.16 °
Diameter 764.96 km
Center Latitude 34.56 °
Center Longitude 347.67 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 29.75 °
Easternmost Longitude 8.98 °
Westernmost Longitude 19.84 °
Diameter 764.96 km
Center Latitude 34.56 °
Center Longitude 12.33 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.67 °
Southernmost Latitude 29.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 351.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 340.10 °
Diameter 800.00 km
Center Latitude 33.69 °
Center Longitude 347.00 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.67 °
Southernmost Latitude 29.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 9.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 19.90 °
Diameter 800.00 km
Center Latitude 33.69 °
Center Longitude 13.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc04 [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 1976
Origin From albedo feature at 50N, 355W.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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