Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vastitas, vastitates: Vastitas Borealis on Mars

Vastitas Borealis

Feature Name Vastitas Borealis
Clean Name Vastitas Borealis
Feature ID 6333
Target Mars
Feature Type Vastitas, vastitates
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 82.08 °
Southernmost Latitude 48.25 °
Easternmost Longitude 360.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 2002.91 km
Center Latitude 87.73 °
Center Longitude 32.53 °
Northernmost Latitude 82.08 °
Southernmost Latitude 48.25 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 2002.91 km
Center Latitude 87.73 °
Center Longitude 327.47 °
Northernmost Latitude 90.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 54.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 360.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 4100.00 km
Center Latitude 67.26 °
Center Longitude 180.00 °
Northernmost Latitude 90.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 54.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 4100.00 km
Center Latitude 67.26 °
Center Longitude 180.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad mc01 [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 1973
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Jun 21, 2012 2:04 PM

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