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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Maizuru Sinus

Basic Info

Feature Name Maizuru Sinus
Clean Name Maizuru Sinus
Feature ID 15711
Target Titan
Feature Type Sinus, sinūs

Location


UNKNOWN
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 79.67 °
Southmost Latitude 77.96 °
Eastmost Longitude 348.52 °
Westmost Longitude 357.94 °
Diameter 92.00 km
Center Latitude 78.90 °
Center Longitude 352.53 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 09, 2018
Continent Asia
Culture Japan
Origin Bay in Japan.
Reference [349] - National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency GEOnet Names Server (GNS). https://geonames.nga.mil/gns/html/index.html
Updated Jan 10, 2018 11:49 AM

PDF Maps of Titan

  • Titan with ISS background Not all features are shown on this map, however a few features, including some faculae, planitiae and regiones, can be seen better here than on the VIMS maps. Map covers area between 90°N and 90°S.
  • Titan with VIMS background and RADAR strips All named features between 50°N and 90°S are included. Map covers area between 90°N and 90°S.
  • Titan VIMS image Only prominent albedo features and a few other features that are easily distinguished are included. Map covers area between 90°N and 90°S.
  • Titan North Pole Includes features that are between 50°N and 90°N. The image is false color Cassini RADAR that distinguishes liquid hydrocarbon from dry land.
  • Titan South Pole Includes features that are between 50°S and 90°S. The image is false color Cassini RADAR that distinguishes liquid hydrocarbon from dry land.