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

Yaodian Fossae

Feature Name Yaodian Fossae
Clean Name Yaodian Fossae
Feature ID 16029
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System
Control Network MDIM 2.1
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
China
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Reference [350] - United States Board on Geographic Names. https://www.usgs.gov/us-board-on-geographic-names
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 03, 2021
Origin Named for nearby crater, Yaodian.
Last Updated Dec 15, 2021 6:54 PM

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