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

[Hildr Fossa]

Feature Name [Hildr Fossa]
Clean Name Hildr Fossa
Feature ID 6841
Target Venus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 48.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 42.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 160.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 158.50 °
Diameter 677.00 km
Center Latitude 45.40 °
Center Longitude 159.40 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v13 [pdf]
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Approval Status Dropped, disallowed
Approval Date 1985
Origin Norse mythological warrior.
Last Updated Mar 01, 2007 1:57 PM

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