Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Albedo Feature: Tharsis on Mars

Tharsis

Feature Name Tharsis
Clean Name Tharsis
Feature ID 5947
Target Mars
Feature Type Albedo Feature
Coordinate System
Control Network MDIM 2.0
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad -
Reference [60] - Proceedings of the General Assembly in Transactions of the International Astronomical Union, vol. XB, 1958, through XXVB, 2003.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Connecting link between East and West; ancient Spanish town Tartessus.
Last Updated Mar 10, 2009 7:22 AM

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