Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Macula, maculae: Olympus Maculae on Mars

Olympus Maculae

Feature Name Olympus Maculae
Clean Name Olympus Maculae
Feature ID 15705
Target Mars
Feature Type Macula, maculae
Coordinate System
Control Network MDIM 2.1
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad mc08 [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 Nov 29, 2017
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Nov 29, 2017 8:41 AM

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