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


Feature Name Gegania
Clean Name Gegania
Feature ID 14880
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude 6.56 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.55 °
Easternmost Longitude 213.01 °
Westernmost Longitude 208.52 °
Diameter 22.34 km
Center Latitude 4.05 °
Center Longitude 210.77 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [257] - A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, by Sir William Smith: I.B. Tauris, 2007.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 30, 2011
Origin Roman vestal virgin.
Last Updated Mar 18, 2014 1:45 PM

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