Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Patera, paterae: Chors Patera on Io

Chors Patera

Feature Name Chors Patera
Clean Name Chors Patera
Feature ID 1198
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 69.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 67.78 °
Easternmost Longitude 247.02 °
Westernmost Longitude 252.54 °
Diameter 64.97 km
Center Latitude 68.47 °
Center Longitude 249.85 °
Northernmost Latitude 69.11 °
Southernmost Latitude 67.46 °
Easternmost Longitude 247.04 °
Westernmost Longitude 252.78 °
Diameter 68.92 km
Center Latitude 68.42 °
Center Longitude 249.91 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Origin Slavic sun god.
Last Updated Dec 30, 2008 2:26 PM

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