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New Names for Features on Vesta

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved new names for 34 craters, 1 fossa, 2 dorsa, and 1 rupes on Vesta. For more information, see the Vesta portion of the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.

New Name for a Fluctus on Mars

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved the name Zephyria Fluctus for a flow feature on Mars. For more information, see the map of MC-15 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.