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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Latium Chasma

Basic Info

Feature Name Latium Chasma
Clean Name Latium Chasma
Feature ID 3291
Target Dione
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 38.50 °
Southmost Latitude 3.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 65.23 °
Westmost Longitude 68.34 °
Diameter 360.00 km
Center Latitude 20.00 °
Center Longitude 63.93 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin The Trojans' promised land in Italy.
Reference [44] - The Aeneid of Virgil, translated by Allen Mandelbaum: Bantam Books, Inc., New York, 1971.
Updated May 28, 2008 1:30 PM

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