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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Myia
Clean Name Myia
Feature ID 15058
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters


IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -50.24 °
Southmost Latitude -50.82 °
Eastmost Longitude 256.73 °
Westmost Longitude 255.94 °
Diameter 2.58 km
Center Latitude -50.53 °
Center Longitude 256.34 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 21, 2012
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Daughter of Pythagoras and Theano, wife of Milon of Crotona.
Reference [283] - A History of Women Philosophers, edited by Mary Ellen Waithe: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Dordrecht, 1987.
Updated Mar 19, 2014 7:52 AM

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