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

Gordii Fossae

Feature Name Gordii Fossae
Clean Name Gordii Fossae
Feature ID 2223
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 18.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 233.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 229.00 °
Diameter 339.00 km
Center Latitude 14.83 °
Center Longitude 232.40 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 126.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 131.00 °
Diameter 339.00 km
Center Latitude 14.83 °
Center Longitude 127.60 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.27 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 233.44 °
Westernmost Longitude 229.00 °
Diameter 369.00 km
Center Latitude 14.83 °
Center Longitude 232.40 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.27 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 126.56 °
Westernmost Longitude 131.00 °
Diameter 369.00 km
Center Latitude 14.83 °
Center Longitude 127.60 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
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 2000
Origin From classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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