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

Elysium Fossae

Feature Name Elysium Fossae
Clean Name Elysium Fossae
Feature ID 1782
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 28.71 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.22 °
Easternmost Longitude 158.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 136.00 °
Diameter 1175.00 km
Center Latitude 24.54 °
Center Longitude 146.30 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.71 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.22 °
Easternmost Longitude 202.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 224.00 °
Diameter 1175.00 km
Center Latitude 24.54 °
Center Longitude 213.70 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.78 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.21 °
Easternmost Longitude 151.58 °
Westernmost Longitude 135.51 °
Diameter 1044.00 km
Center Latitude 24.08 °
Center Longitude 146.14 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.78 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.21 °
Easternmost Longitude 208.42 °
Westernmost Longitude 224.49 °
Diameter 1044.00 km
Center Latitude 24.08 °
Center Longitude 213.86 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
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 1973
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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