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


Feature Name Tarpeia
Clean Name Tarpeia
Feature ID 14909
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -64.86 °
Southernmost Latitude -73.92 °
Easternmost Longitude 192.32 °
Westernmost Longitude 166.79 °
Diameter 40.29 km
Center Latitude -69.47 °
Center Longitude 179.30 °
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 Dec 27, 2011
Origin Roman vestal virgin.
Last Updated Mar 19, 2014 10:31 AM

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