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


Feature Name Marcia
Clean Name Marcia
Feature ID 14882
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude 16.31 °
Southernmost Latitude 0.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 345.99 °
Westernmost Longitude 333.33 °
Diameter 67.60 km
Center Latitude 8.98 °
Center Longitude 339.55 °
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 (d. 113 B.C.).
Last Updated Mar 19, 2014 7:29 AM

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