Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Tholus, tholi: Brumalia Tholus on Vesta

Brumalia Tholus

Feature Name Brumalia Tholus
Clean Name Brumalia Tholus
Feature ID 15065
Target Vesta
Feature Type Tholus, tholi
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -2.89 °
Southernmost Latitude -9.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 70.25 °
Westernmost Longitude 59.35 °
Diameter 48.21 km
Center Latitude -6.31 °
Center Longitude 64.99 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [285] - New Pantheon: or Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heros, and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: J. Bell, London, 1790.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 21, 2012
Origin Roman festival of Bacchus celebrated on the day of the winter solstice.
Last Updated Mar 18, 2014 11:09 AM

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