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

Nilokeras Fossa

Feature Name Nilokeras Fossa
Clean Name Nilokeras Fossa
Feature ID 4275
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 26.03 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.86 °
Easternmost Longitude 304.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 300.30 °
Diameter 265.00 km
Center Latitude 24.74 °
Center Longitude 302.20 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.03 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.86 °
Easternmost Longitude 56.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 59.70 °
Diameter 265.00 km
Center Latitude 24.74 °
Center Longitude 57.80 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.03 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.88 °
Easternmost Longitude 304.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 300.37 °
Diameter 267.00 km
Center Latitude 24.59 °
Center Longitude 302.17 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.03 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.88 °
Easternmost Longitude 56.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 59.63 °
Diameter 267.00 km
Center Latitude 24.59 °
Center Longitude 57.83 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc10 [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 1988
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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