Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Claudia on Vesta


Feature Name Claudia
Clean Name Claudia
Feature ID 14877
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -1.59 °
Southernmost Latitude -1.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 146.06 °
Westernmost Longitude 145.94 °
Diameter 0.57 km
Center Latitude -1.65 °
Center Longitude 146.00 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [255] - History of the Vestal Virgins of Rome, by T. Cato Worsfold: Kessinger Publishing, 1997.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 30, 2011
Origin Roman vestal virgin (c. 143 B.C.).
Last Updated Dec 07, 2018 12:28 PM
Additional Information Defines 146 degrees longitude on Vesta.

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