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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Albana
Clean Name Albana
Feature ID 15051
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters


IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 85.74 °
Southmost Latitude 65.32 °
Eastmost Longitude 245.30 °
Westmost Longitude 157.08 °
Diameter 90.86 km
Center Latitude 76.61 °
Center Longitude 200.69 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 21, 2012
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Roman vestal virgin.
Reference [279] - The Journal of Philology, by William Clark, John Mayor, William Wright, Ingram Bywater, and Henry Jackson: Macmillan and Co., London, 1899.
Updated Mar 18, 2014 8:50 AM

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