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

Albor Fossae

Feature Name Albor Fossae
Clean Name Albor Fossae
Feature ID 165
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 18.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 151.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 149.70 °
Diameter 131.00 km
Center Latitude 18.00 °
Center Longitude 150.70 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 208.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 210.30 °
Diameter 131.00 km
Center Latitude 18.00 °
Center Longitude 209.30 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.74 °
Easternmost Longitude 151.95 °
Westernmost Longitude 149.43 °
Diameter 155.00 km
Center Latitude 18.09 °
Center Longitude 150.78 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.74 °
Easternmost Longitude 208.05 °
Westernmost Longitude 210.57 °
Diameter 155.00 km
Center Latitude 18.09 °
Center Longitude 209.22 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc15 [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 1985
Origin From albedo feature at 20N, 205W.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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