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

Zephyrus Fossae

Feature Name Zephyrus Fossae
Clean Name Zephyrus Fossae
Feature ID 6722
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 26.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.37 °
Easternmost Longitude 145.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 142.80 °
Diameter 295.00 km
Center Latitude 23.95 °
Center Longitude 143.70 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.37 °
Easternmost Longitude 214.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 217.20 °
Diameter 295.00 km
Center Latitude 23.95 °
Center Longitude 216.30 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.48 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 145.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 142.83 °
Diameter 306.19 km
Center Latitude 23.93 °
Center Longitude 144.19 °
Northernmost Latitude 26.48 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 214.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 217.17 °
Diameter 306.19 km
Center Latitude 23.93 °
Center Longitude 215.81 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc15 [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 Albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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