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

Fortuna Fossae

Feature Name Fortuna Fossae
Clean Name Fortuna Fossae
Feature ID 1996
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 7.12 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.88 °
Easternmost Longitude 268.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 265.60 °
Diameter 330.00 km
Center Latitude 4.15 °
Center Longitude 266.90 °
Northernmost Latitude 7.12 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.88 °
Easternmost Longitude 92.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 94.40 °
Diameter 330.00 km
Center Latitude 4.15 °
Center Longitude 93.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 7.15 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 268.81 °
Westernmost Longitude 265.56 °
Diameter 324.28 km
Center Latitude 4.64 °
Center Longitude 267.31 °
Northernmost Latitude 7.15 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 91.19 °
Westernmost Longitude 94.44 °
Diameter 324.28 km
Center Latitude 4.64 °
Center Longitude 92.69 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc09 [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 Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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