Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Catena, catenae: Ganges Catena on Mars

Ganges Catena

Feature Name Ganges Catena
Clean Name Ganges Catena
Feature ID 2094
Target Mars
Feature Type Catena, catenae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -2.27 °
Southernmost Latitude -3.76 °
Easternmost Longitude 293.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 289.00 °
Diameter 284.00 km
Center Latitude -2.77 °
Center Longitude 291.30 °
Northernmost Latitude -2.27 °
Southernmost Latitude -3.76 °
Easternmost Longitude 66.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 71.00 °
Diameter 284.00 km
Center Latitude -2.77 °
Center Longitude 68.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -2.28 °
Southernmost Latitude -3.23 °
Easternmost Longitude 293.12 °
Westernmost Longitude 289.11 °
Diameter 81.27 km
Center Latitude -2.70 °
Center Longitude 291.22 °
Northernmost Latitude -2.28 °
Southernmost Latitude -3.23 °
Easternmost Longitude 66.88 °
Westernmost Longitude 70.89 °
Diameter 81.27 km
Center Latitude -2.70 °
Center Longitude 68.78 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc18 [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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