Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Al-Qahira Vallis on Mars

Al-Qahira Vallis

Feature Name Al-Qahira Vallis
Clean Name Al Qahira Vallis
Feature ID 151
Target Mars
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -14.41 °
Southernmost Latitude -21.79 °
Easternmost Longitude 165.36 °
Westernmost Longitude 159.61 °
Diameter 600 km
Center Latitude -18.23 °
Center Longitude 162.41 °
Northernmost Latitude -14.24 °
Southernmost Latitude -21.96 °
Easternmost Longitude 165.3 °
Westernmost Longitude 158.7 °
Diameter 555 km
Center Latitude -18.2 °
Center Longitude 162.5 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Indonesia
Quad mc23 [pdf]
Reference [62] - List of names for Mars in various languages provided by Carl Sagan.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Word for 'Mars' in Arabic, Indonesian, Malay.
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:10 PM

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