Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Ares Vallis on Mars

Ares Vallis

Feature Name Ares Vallis
Clean Name Ares Vallis
Feature ID 358
Target Mars
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 21.27 °
Southernmost Latitude 0 °
Easternmost Longitude 344.8 °
Westernmost Longitude 323.5 °
Diameter 1700 km
Center Latitude 10.28 °
Center Longitude 334.2 °
Northernmost Latitude 20.82 °
Southernmost Latitude 0.33 °
Easternmost Longitude 342.76 °
Westernmost Longitude 324 °
Diameter 1757.67 km
Center Latitude 10.29 °
Center Longitude 334.39 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc11 [pdf]
Reference [56] - Everymans Classical Atlas, by J. Oliver Thomson: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd., London, 1963.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Word for 'Mars' in Greek.
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:11 PM

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