Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Paculla on Vesta


Feature Name Paculla
Clean Name Paculla
Feature ID 15221
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -61.98 °
Southernmost Latitude -66.45 °
Easternmost Longitude 156.93 °
Westernmost Longitude 145.37 °
Diameter 22.34 km
Center Latitude -64.22 °
Center Longitude 151.15 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [327] - Studies in Greek Culture and Roman Policy, by Erich S. Gruen: University of California Press, Berkley, 1990.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 05, 2014
Origin Paculla Annia; Campanian (Southern Italy) priestess of Bacchus whose reforms radically altered the Bacchanalian ritual in ancient Rome (fl. c. 188 B.C.).
Last Updated Feb 05, 2014 9:02 AM

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