Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Maxwell Montes on Venus

Maxwell Montes

Feature Name Maxwell Montes
Clean Name Maxwell Montes
Feature ID 3766
Target Venus
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 68.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 61.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 7.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 2.70 °
Diameter 797.00 km
Center Latitude 65.20 °
Center Longitude 3.30 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin James C.; British physicist (1831-1879).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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