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

Erythraea Fossa

Feature Name Erythraea Fossa
Clean Name Erythraea Fossa
Feature ID 1839
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -26.83 °
Southernmost Latitude -27.62 °
Easternmost Longitude 330.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 327.70 °
Diameter 152.00 km
Center Latitude -27.22 °
Center Longitude 329.00 °
Northernmost Latitude -26.83 °
Southernmost Latitude -27.62 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 32.30 °
Diameter 152.00 km
Center Latitude -27.22 °
Center Longitude 31.00 °
Northernmost Latitude -26.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -27.58 °
Easternmost Longitude 330.49 °
Westernmost Longitude 327.65 °
Diameter 155.19 km
Center Latitude -27.27 °
Center Longitude 329.06 °
Northernmost Latitude -26.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -27.58 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.51 °
Westernmost Longitude 32.35 °
Diameter 155.19 km
Center Latitude -27.27 °
Center Longitude 30.94 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc19 [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 1976
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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