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

Saykal Fossae

Feature Name Saykal Fossae
Clean Name Saykal Fossae
Feature ID 5350
Target Venus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 73.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 73.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 139.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 139.00 °
Diameter 300.00 km
Center Latitude 73.00 °
Center Longitude 139.00 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad v04 [pdf]
Reference [107] - List provided by George Burba, Vernadsky Institute, Moscow.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Kyrgyz warrior maiden.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM

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