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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Lociyo
Clean Name Lociyo
Feature ID 15492
Target Ceres
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -4.40 °
Southmost Latitude -8.65 °
Eastmost Longitude 231.04 °
Westmost Longitude 226.62 °
Diameter 37.80 km
Center Latitude -6.53 °
Center Longitude 228.83 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 20, 2016
Continent North America
Culture Mexico
Origin Zapotec (Mexico) deity to whom a ceremony is performed when the first chili plant is cut.
Reference [174] - Guide to the Gods, by Marjorie Leach: ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, 1992.
Updated Jun 20, 2016 3:06 PM

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