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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Janiculum Dorsa

Basic Info

Feature Name Janiculum Dorsa
Clean Name Janiculum Dorsa
Feature ID 14379
Target Dione
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 57.00 °
Southmost Latitude -24.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 117.20 °
Westmost Longitude 153.80 °
Diameter 900.00 km
Center Latitude 24.60 °
Center Longitude 144.10 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 17, 2008
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Hill across the Tiber river from Rome.
Reference [44] - The Aeneid of Virgil, translated by Allen Mandelbaum: Bantam Books, Inc., New York, 1971.
Updated May 23, 2008 11:15 AM

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