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

Carthage Fossae

Feature Name Carthage Fossae
Clean Name Carthage Fossae
Feature ID 14385
Target Dione
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 16.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 6.00 °
Easternmost Longitude -0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 360.00 °
Diameter 500.00 km
Center Latitude 11.93 °
Center Longitude 336.75 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [44] - The Aeneid of Virgil, translated by Allen Mandelbaum: Bantam Books, Inc., New York, 1971.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 17, 2008
Origin A Punic (Phoenician) city in North Africa.
Last Updated May 28, 2008 1:38 PM
Additional Information Name changed from Carthage Linea 3/17/2008.