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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Fundania
Clean Name Fundania
Feature ID 15209
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters


IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 60.91 °
Southmost Latitude 54.34 °
Eastmost Longitude 290.92 °
Westmost Longitude 279.12 °
Diameter 29.23 km
Center Latitude 57.62 °
Center Longitude 285.02 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 05, 2014
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Annia Fundania Faustina; Roman noblewoman, cousin of M. Aurelius, victim of Commodus (d. 192).
Reference [321] - Septimius Severus, the African Emperor, by Anthony R. Birley: Routledge, New York, 1988.
Updated Feb 05, 2014 8:21 AM

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