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


Feature Name Mariamne
Clean Name Mariamne
Feature ID 15218
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -65.04 °
Southernmost Latitude -71.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 359.59 °
Westernmost Longitude 341.87 °
Diameter 30.33 km
Center Latitude -68.44 °
Center Longitude 350.73 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [324] - Antiquities of the Jews, Volume 1, by William Brown, D.D.: Rodwell and Martin, London, 1820.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 05, 2014
Origin Second wife of Herod, king of Roman province Judea, known for her great beauty (c. 60-29 B.C.).
Last Updated Feb 05, 2014 8:49 AM

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