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

Pavonis Fossae

Feature Name Pavonis Fossae
Clean Name Pavonis Fossae
Feature ID 4619
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 4.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.46 °
Easternmost Longitude 249.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 247.00 °
Diameter 168.00 km
Center Latitude 4.05 °
Center Longitude 248.50 °
Northernmost Latitude 4.65 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.46 °
Easternmost Longitude 110.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 113.00 °
Diameter 168.00 km
Center Latitude 4.05 °
Center Longitude 111.50 °
Northernmost Latitude 4.66 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 249.93 °
Westernmost Longitude 247.39 °
Diameter 156.08 km
Center Latitude 4.15 °
Center Longitude 248.71 °
Northernmost Latitude 4.66 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 110.07 °
Westernmost Longitude 112.61 °
Diameter 156.08 km
Center Latitude 4.15 °
Center Longitude 111.29 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
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 1991
Origin Albedo name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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