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

Ulysses Fossae

Feature Name Ulysses Fossae
Clean Name Ulysses Fossae
Feature ID 6210
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 17.41 °
Southernmost Latitude 2.96 °
Easternmost Longitude 243.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 233.50 °
Diameter 851.40 km
Center Latitude 10.08 °
Center Longitude 236.60 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.41 °
Southernmost Latitude 2.96 °
Easternmost Longitude 116.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 126.50 °
Diameter 851.40 km
Center Latitude 10.08 °
Center Longitude 123.40 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.48 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.18 °
Easternmost Longitude 243.53 °
Westernmost Longitude 233.63 °
Diameter 849.94 km
Center Latitude 9.95 °
Center Longitude 236.93 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.48 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.18 °
Easternmost Longitude 116.47 °
Westernmost Longitude 126.37 °
Diameter 849.94 km
Center Latitude 9.95 °
Center Longitude 123.07 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc09 [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 1985
Origin From albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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