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

Jovis Fossae

Feature Name Jovis Fossae
Clean Name Jovis Fossae
Feature ID 2849
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 22.36 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 245.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 242.20 °
Diameter 332.00 km
Center Latitude 19.68 °
Center Longitude 243.40 °
Northernmost Latitude 22.36 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 114.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 117.80 °
Diameter 332.00 km
Center Latitude 19.68 °
Center Longitude 116.60 °
Northernmost Latitude 22.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.77 °
Easternmost Longitude 245.58 °
Westernmost Longitude 242.25 °
Diameter 348.63 km
Center Latitude 19.77 °
Center Longitude 244.17 °
Northernmost Latitude 22.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.77 °
Easternmost Longitude 114.42 °
Westernmost Longitude 117.75 °
Diameter 348.63 km
Center Latitude 19.77 °
Center Longitude 115.83 °
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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 1985
Origin From albedo feature at 16N, 111W.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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