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

Manto Fossae

Feature Name Manto Fossae
Clean Name Manto Fossae
Feature ID 3640
Target Venus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 63.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 63.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 70.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 59.00 °
Diameter 536.00 km
Center Latitude 63.60 °
Center Longitude 64.90 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v03 [pdf]
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1991
Origin Greek war goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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