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

Uranius Fossae

Feature Name Uranius Fossae
Clean Name Uranius Fossae
Feature ID 6236
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 28.52 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.96 °
Easternmost Longitude 271.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 268.30 °
Diameter 394.00 km
Center Latitude 25.44 °
Center Longitude 269.90 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.52 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.96 °
Easternmost Longitude 88.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 91.70 °
Diameter 394.00 km
Center Latitude 25.44 °
Center Longitude 90.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.98 °
Easternmost Longitude 271.41 °
Westernmost Longitude 268.31 °
Diameter 394.11 km
Center Latitude 25.29 °
Center Longitude 269.87 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.98 °
Easternmost Longitude 88.59 °
Westernmost Longitude 91.69 °
Diameter 394.11 km
Center Latitude 25.29 °
Center Longitude 90.13 °
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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 Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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