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

Rangrid Fossae

Feature Name Rangrid Fossae
Clean Name Rangrid Fossae
Feature ID 4946
Target Venus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 63.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 62.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 358.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 354.10 °
Diameter 243.00 km
Center Latitude 62.70 °
Center Longitude 356.40 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Norse Valkyrie.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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