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

Idaeus Fossae

Feature Name Idaeus Fossae
Clean Name Idaeus Fossae
Feature ID 2647
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 38.77 °
Southernmost Latitude 35.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 310.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 306.60 °
Diameter 235.00 km
Center Latitude 36.68 °
Center Longitude 308.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 38.77 °
Southernmost Latitude 35.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 49.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 53.40 °
Diameter 235.00 km
Center Latitude 36.68 °
Center Longitude 51.90 °
Northernmost Latitude 39.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 35.93 °
Easternmost Longitude 310.84 °
Westernmost Longitude 306.65 °
Diameter 202.01 km
Center Latitude 37.33 °
Center Longitude 308.80 °
Northernmost Latitude 39.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 35.93 °
Easternmost Longitude 49.16 °
Westernmost Longitude 53.35 °
Diameter 202.01 km
Center Latitude 37.33 °
Center Longitude 51.20 °
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Quad mc04 [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 2006
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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