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
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
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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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