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

Nia Fossae

Feature Name Nia Fossae
Clean Name Nia Fossae
Feature ID 4243
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -12.46 °
Southernmost Latitude -16.32 °
Easternmost Longitude 291.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 285.10 °
Diameter 384.00 km
Center Latitude -14.73 °
Center Longitude 287.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -12.46 °
Southernmost Latitude -16.32 °
Easternmost Longitude 68.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.90 °
Diameter 384.00 km
Center Latitude -14.73 °
Center Longitude 72.30 °
Northernmost Latitude -12.52 °
Southernmost Latitude -16.39 °
Easternmost Longitude 291.37 °
Westernmost Longitude 284.85 °
Diameter 379.56 km
Center Latitude -14.73 °
Center Longitude 288.23 °
Northernmost Latitude -12.52 °
Southernmost Latitude -16.39 °
Easternmost Longitude 68.63 °
Westernmost Longitude 75.15 °
Diameter 379.56 km
Center Latitude -14.73 °
Center Longitude 71.77 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc18 [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 1982
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Feb 07, 2013 1:08 PM

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