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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Paestum Vallis on Mercury

Paestum Vallis

Feature Name Paestum Vallis
Clean Name Paestum Vallis
Feature ID 15113
Target Mercury
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 61.03 °
Southernmost Latitude 59.14 °
Easternmost Longitude 231.47 °
Westernmost Longitude 236.00 °
Diameter 96.15 km
Center Latitude 60.18 °
Center Longitude 233.72 °
Northernmost Latitude 61.13 °
Southernmost Latitude 59.29 °
Easternmost Longitude 231.63 °
Westernmost Longitude 235.82 °
Diameter 96.00 km
Center Latitude 60.28 °
Center Longitude 233.96 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-04 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 30, 2013
Origin Ancient city in the Campania region of Italy.
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 12:18 PM

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