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

Aganippe Fossa

Feature Name Aganippe Fossa
Clean Name Aganippe Fossa
Feature ID 79
Target Mars
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -4.05 °
Southernmost Latitude -12.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 235.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 233.10 °
Diameter 532.00 km
Center Latitude -8.20 °
Center Longitude 233.80 °
Northernmost Latitude -4.05 °
Southernmost Latitude -12.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 124.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 126.90 °
Diameter 532.00 km
Center Latitude -8.20 °
Center Longitude 126.20 °
Northernmost Latitude -4.06 °
Southernmost Latitude -12.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 235.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 233.14 °
Diameter 537.16 km
Center Latitude -8.49 °
Center Longitude 234.00 °
Northernmost Latitude -4.06 °
Southernmost Latitude -12.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 124.77 °
Westernmost Longitude 126.86 °
Diameter 537.16 km
Center Latitude -8.49 °
Center Longitude 126.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc17 [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 1976
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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