Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Athabasca Valles on Mars

Athabasca Valles

Feature Name Athabasca Valles
Clean Name Athabasca Valles
Feature ID 453
Target Mars
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 10.18 °
Southernmost Latitude 6.72 °
Easternmost Longitude 156.7 °
Westernmost Longitude 153 °
Diameter 285 km
Center Latitude 8.5 °
Center Longitude 155 °
Northernmost Latitude 10.04 °
Southernmost Latitude 7.22 °
Easternmost Longitude 156.78 °
Westernmost Longitude 153.17 °
Diameter 270 km
Center Latitude 8.54 °
Center Longitude 155.01 °
kml download Athabasca Valles.kml
Continent North America
Group or Country
Quad mc15 [pdf]
Reference [129] - Hammond Atlas of the World: Hammond Incorporated, Maplewood, NJ, 1999.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin River in Canada. (Changed from Athabasca Vallis.)
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:11 PM

The boundaries shown on the maps above are approximate and are intended only to portray the locations of named features and their rough extents.
Get help using the map above.

Changes in the control network drop down are not reflected in the feature boundaries in the map above. Only the primary control network feature boundaries (in green) are displayed on the map.