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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Antonia
Clean Name Antonia
Feature ID 14930
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters


IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -56.92 °
Southmost Latitude -60.48 °
Eastmost Longitude 354.40 °
Westmost Longitude 347.15 °
Diameter 16.75 km
Center Latitude -58.70 °
Center Longitude 350.78 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 28, 2012
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Famous Roman woman, daughter of M. Antonius and Octavia, wife of Drusus, mother of Germanicus, Livilla, and Emperor Claudius (36 B.C. - A.D. 37).
Reference [182] - Oxford Classical Dictionary: Oxford University Press, London, 1968.
Updated Mar 18, 2014 9:22 AM

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