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

Thaumasia Fossae

Feature Name Thaumasia Fossae
Clean Name Thaumasia Fossae
Feature ID 5953
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -40.77 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.28 °
Easternmost Longitude 279.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 256.70 °
Diameter 1028.00 km
Center Latitude -47.16 °
Center Longitude 267.30 °
Northernmost Latitude -40.77 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.28 °
Easternmost Longitude 80.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 103.30 °
Diameter 1028.00 km
Center Latitude -47.16 °
Center Longitude 92.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -40.66 °
Southernmost Latitude -56.44 °
Easternmost Longitude 280.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 256.05 °
Diameter 996.18 km
Center Latitude -47.75 °
Center Longitude 268.95 °
Northernmost Latitude -40.66 °
Southernmost Latitude -56.44 °
Easternmost Longitude 79.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 103.95 °
Diameter 996.18 km
Center Latitude -47.75 °
Center Longitude 91.05 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc25 [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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