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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Isbanir Fossa

Basic Info

Feature Name Isbanir Fossa
Clean Name Isbanir Fossa
Feature ID 2727
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 30.00 °
Southmost Latitude -4.46 °
Eastmost Longitude -0.00 °
Westmost Longitude 360.00 °
Diameter 170.00 km
Center Latitude 11.30 °
Center Longitude 358.26 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Asia
Culture Arabian
Origin Fakir Taj's home; may be ancient Ctesiphon.
Reference [52] - Alf Laylah Wa Laylah, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, by Richard F. Burton: Larsen-Harper, Colo. Press, Denver, Colo., 1900.
Updated Jul 15, 2008 2:13 PM

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