Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Eridania Planitia on Mars

Eridania Planitia

Feature Name Eridania Planitia
Clean Name Eridania Planitia
Feature ID 14779
Target Mars
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -32.65 °
Southernmost Latitude -43.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 133.12 °
Westernmost Longitude 111.03 °
Diameter 1062.13 km
Center Latitude -38.15 °
Center Longitude 122.21 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.65 °
Southernmost Latitude -43.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 226.88 °
Westernmost Longitude 248.97 °
Diameter 1062.13 km
Center Latitude -38.15 °
Center Longitude 237.79 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.69 °
Southernmost Latitude -43.66 °
Easternmost Longitude 133.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 111.00 °
Diameter 1025.00 km
Center Latitude -37.67 °
Center Longitude 122.00 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.69 °
Southernmost Latitude -43.66 °
Easternmost Longitude 227.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 249.00 °
Diameter 1025.00 km
Center Latitude -37.67 °
Center Longitude 238.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc29 [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 Sep 22, 2010
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Sep 22, 2010 8:55 AM

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