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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fossa, fossae: Pyrrhae Fossae on Mars

Pyrrhae Fossae

Feature Name Pyrrhae Fossae
Clean Name Pyrrhae Fossae
Feature ID 15472
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network MDIM 2.1
Northernmost Latitude -27.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -30.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 340.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 332.00 °
Diameter 430.00 km
Center Latitude -29.20 °
Center Longitude 336.20 °
Northernmost Latitude -27.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -30.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 19.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 28.00 °
Diameter 430.00 km
Center Latitude -29.20 °
Center Longitude 23.80 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc19 [pdf]
Reference [57] - Map of albedo features of Mars, (plates 2-5), in La Planéte Mars, by E.M. Antoniadi: Librairie Scientifique, Hermann et Cie., Paris, 1930.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 09, 2016
Origin Classical martian albedo feature, Pyrrhae.
Last Updated Feb 13, 2016 10:00 AM

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