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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Pangea Chasma

Basic Info

Feature Name Pangea Chasma
Clean Name Pangea Chasma
Feature ID 4577
Target Mimas
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -13.74 °
Southmost Latitude -44.70 °
Eastmost Longitude 321.21 °
Westmost Longitude 357.33 °
Diameter 150.00 km
Center Latitude -28.12 °
Center Longitude 340.41 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Europe
Culture Greek
Origin Picked up by a Titan in the war with the gods.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Aug 14, 2008 3:50 PM

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