Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Terra, terrae: Margaritifer Terra on Mars

Margaritifer Terra

Feature Name Margaritifer Terra
Clean Name Margaritifer Terra
Feature ID 3701
Target Mars
Feature Type Terra, terrae
Coordinate System
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 14.83 °
Southernmost Latitude -24.74 °
Easternmost Longitude 350 °
Westernmost Longitude 325 °
Diameter 2600 km
Center Latitude -4.94 °
Center Longitude 335 °
Northernmost Latitude 19.71 °
Southernmost Latitude -23.6 °
Easternmost Longitude 350.56 °
Westernmost Longitude 320.47 °
Diameter 2733.22 km
Center Latitude -1.85 °
Center Longitude 335.08 °
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad mc19 [pdf]
Reference [57] - Map of albedo features of Mars, (plates 2-5), in La Plan├ęte Mars, by E.M. Antoniadi: Librairie Scientifique, Hermann et Cie., Paris, 1930.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:12 PM

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