Midlatitude Dark Linear Feature (Titan)

Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-9213-9_498-1

Definition

Linear, east-west aligned, dark-albedo features within a bright region centered at 35°S latitude on Titan (Perry et al. 2007; Fig. 1).

Keywords

Methane Titan 
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References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Planetary Science Research GroupEötvös Loránd University, Institute of Geography and Earth SciencesBudapestHungary