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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Pinaria
Clean Name Pinaria
Feature ID 14885
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters


IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -25.08 °
Southmost Latitude -33.54 °
Eastmost Longitude 187.05 °
Westmost Longitude 176.26 °
Diameter 41.76 km
Center Latitude -29.54 °
Center Longitude 181.63 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 30, 2011
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Roman
Origin Roman vestal virgin (c. 600 B.C.).
Reference [255] - History of the Vestal Virgins of Rome, by T. Cato Worsfold: Kessinger Publishing, 1997.
Updated Mar 19, 2014 8:47 AM

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