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


Feature Name Aquilia
Clean Name Aquilia
Feature ID 14931
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -45.92 °
Southernmost Latitude -52.91 °
Easternmost Longitude 197.24 °
Westernmost Longitude 184.51 °
Diameter 36.82 km
Center Latitude -49.41 °
Center Longitude 190.88 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [256] - Rome’s Vestal Virgins: A study of Rome’s Vestal priestesses in the late Republic and early Empire, by Robin Lorsch Wildfang: Routledge, 2006.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 28, 2012
Origin Julia Aquilia Severa; Roman vestal virgin (c. 218).
Last Updated Mar 18, 2014 9:25 AM

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