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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nabanna Fossa
Clean Name Nabanna Fossa
Feature ID 15490
Target Ceres
Feature Type Fossa, fossae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 8.66 °
Southmost Latitude -5.95 °
Eastmost Longitude 291.24 °
Westmost Longitude 276.89 °
Diameter 168.00 km
Center Latitude 1.71 °
Center Longitude 284.05 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 20, 2016
Continent Asia
Culture Bengal
Origin Bengal region (Bangladesh and West Bengal state in India) “new rice” harvest festival.
Reference [397] - South Asian Folklore: An Encyclopedia, edited by Peter Claus, Sarah Diamond, and Margaret Mills: Taylor and Francis, 2003.
Updated Jun 20, 2016 4:10 PM

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