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

Tyrrhena Fossae

Feature Name Tyrrhena Fossae
Clean Name Tyrrhena Fossae
Feature ID 6172
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -20.28 °
Southernmost Latitude -23.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 107.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 103.60 °
Diameter 287.00 km
Center Latitude -22.26 °
Center Longitude 105.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -20.28 °
Southernmost Latitude -23.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 252.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 256.40 °
Diameter 287.00 km
Center Latitude -22.26 °
Center Longitude 254.30 °
Northernmost Latitude -20.04 °
Southernmost Latitude -23.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 107.39 °
Westernmost Longitude 103.68 °
Diameter 305.55 km
Center Latitude -22.23 °
Center Longitude 105.80 °
Northernmost Latitude -20.04 °
Southernmost Latitude -23.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 252.61 °
Westernmost Longitude 256.32 °
Diameter 305.55 km
Center Latitude -22.23 °
Center Longitude 254.20 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc22 [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 1991
Origin Classical albedo name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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