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

Scamander Vallis

Feature Name Scamander Vallis
Clean Name Scamander Vallis
Feature ID 5353
Target Mars
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 17.67 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.98 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.29 °
Westernmost Longitude 28.42 °
Diameter 269.00 km
Center Latitude 15.89 °
Center Longitude 28.53 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.67 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.98 °
Easternmost Longitude 330.71 °
Westernmost Longitude 331.58 °
Diameter 269.00 km
Center Latitude 15.89 °
Center Longitude 331.47 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.24 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 28.40 °
Diameter 204.00 km
Center Latitude 15.82 °
Center Longitude 28.50 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.24 °
Easternmost Longitude 330.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 331.60 °
Diameter 204.00 km
Center Latitude 15.82 °
Center Longitude 331.50 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Turkey
Quad mc12 [pdf]
Reference [56] - Everymans Classical Atlas, by J. Oliver Thomson: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd., London, 1963.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Ancient name of river at Troy (modern Turkey).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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