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


Feature Name Pomponia
Clean Name Pomponia
Feature ID 15060
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude 76.77 °
Southernmost Latitude 63.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 281.87 °
Westernmost Longitude 243.20 °
Diameter 59.07 km
Center Latitude 70.20 °
Center Longitude 262.58 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [282] - A to Z of ancient Greek and Roman Women, by Marjorie Lightman and Benjamin Lightman: Facts on File, New York, 2008.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 21, 2012
Origin Roman vestal virgin (c. 213).
Last Updated Mar 19, 2014 8:49 AM

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