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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Albedo Feature: Hesperia on Mars

Hesperia

Feature Name Hesperia
Clean Name Hesperia
Feature ID 2486
Target Mars
Feature Type Albedo Feature
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network MDIM 2.0
Northernmost Latitude -19.78 °
Southernmost Latitude -19.78 °
Easternmost Longitude 120.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 120.00 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude -19.78 °
Center Longitude 120.00 °
Northernmost Latitude -19.78 °
Southernmost Latitude -19.78 °
Easternmost Longitude 240.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 240.00 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude -19.78 °
Center Longitude 240.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc22 [pdf]
Reference [60] - Proceedings of the General Assembly in Transactions of the International Astronomical Union, vol. XB, 1958, through XXVB, 2003.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1958
Origin "The Occiden"; name for Italy (Greek); or Spain (Roman) or West area of Ethiopians where sun sank.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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