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

Sirenum Fossae

Feature Name Sirenum Fossae
Clean Name Sirenum Fossae
Feature ID 5575
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -23.35 °
Southernmost Latitude -39.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 223.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 172.20 °
Diameter 2735.00 km
Center Latitude -34.58 °
Center Longitude 199.10 °
Northernmost Latitude -23.35 °
Southernmost Latitude -39.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 136.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 187.80 °
Diameter 2735.00 km
Center Latitude -34.58 °
Center Longitude 160.90 °
Northernmost Latitude -23.29 °
Southernmost Latitude -39.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 223.62 °
Westernmost Longitude 172.04 °
Diameter 2731.21 km
Center Latitude -35.57 °
Center Longitude 197.26 °
Northernmost Latitude -23.29 °
Southernmost Latitude -39.67 °
Easternmost Longitude 136.38 °
Westernmost Longitude 187.96 °
Diameter 2731.21 km
Center Latitude -35.57 °
Center Longitude 162.74 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc24 [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 1973
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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