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

Galaxias Fossae

Feature Name Galaxias Fossae
Clean Name Galaxias Fossae
Feature ID 2068
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 39.57 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.49 °
Easternmost Longitude 145.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 137.90 °
Diameter 532.00 km
Center Latitude 36.28 °
Center Longitude 141.80 °
Northernmost Latitude 39.57 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.49 °
Easternmost Longitude 214.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 222.10 °
Diameter 532.00 km
Center Latitude 36.28 °
Center Longitude 218.20 °
Northernmost Latitude 39.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.57 °
Easternmost Longitude 145.41 °
Westernmost Longitude 137.83 °
Diameter 552.00 km
Center Latitude 36.63 °
Center Longitude 142.00 °
Northernmost Latitude 39.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.57 °
Easternmost Longitude 214.59 °
Westernmost Longitude 222.17 °
Diameter 552.00 km
Center Latitude 36.63 °
Center Longitude 218.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc07 [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 Albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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