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

Olympica Fossae

Feature Name Olympica Fossae
Clean Name Olympica Fossae
Feature ID 4452
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 26.93 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.86 °
Easternmost Longitude 249.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 242.70 °
Diameter 420.00 km
Center Latitude 24.74 °
Center Longitude 245.90 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.93 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.86 °
Easternmost Longitude 110.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 117.30 °
Diameter 420.00 km
Center Latitude 24.74 °
Center Longitude 114.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.94 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.94 °
Easternmost Longitude 249.26 °
Westernmost Longitude 242.86 °
Diameter 420.00 km
Center Latitude 24.85 °
Center Longitude 246.08 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.94 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.94 °
Easternmost Longitude 110.74 °
Westernmost Longitude 117.14 °
Diameter 420.00 km
Center Latitude 24.85 °
Center Longitude 113.92 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc09 [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 1985
Origin From albedo feature at 17N, 134W.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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