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


Feature Name Fonteia
Clean Name Fonteia
Feature ID 15055
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -51.07 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.44 °
Easternmost Longitude 295.28 °
Westernmost Longitude 287.54 °
Diameter 20.61 km
Center Latitude -53.25 °
Center Longitude 291.41 °
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 Nov 21, 2012
Origin Roman vestal virgin (c. 69 B.C.).
Last Updated Mar 18, 2014 1:41 PM

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