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

Gurzil Patera

Feature Name Gurzil Patera
Clean Name Gurzil Patera
Feature ID 16172
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network Voyager/Galileo SSI
Northernmost Latitude 51.05 °
Southernmost Latitude 49.74 °
Easternmost Longitude 47.33 °
Westernmost Longitude 49.18 °
Diameter 51.00 km
Center Latitude 50.40 °
Center Longitude 48.26 °
Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [552] - African Mythology, A to Z, by Patricia Lynch and Jeremy Roberts, Infobase Publishing, 2010.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 10, 2023
Origin Huwwara (Berbers of Libya) sun god.
Last Updated Mar 20, 2023 6:00 PM

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