Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fluctus, fluctūs: Pillan Fluctus on Io

Pillan Fluctus

Feature Name Pillan Fluctus
Clean Name Pillan Fluctus
Feature ID 16213
Target Io
Feature Type Fluctus, fluctūs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network Voyager/Galileo SSI
Northernmost Latitude -9.16 °
Southernmost Latitude -12.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 242.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 244.62 °
Diameter 95.00 km
Center Latitude -10.58 °
Center Longitude 243.36 °
Continent South and Central America
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 15, 2023
Origin Araucanian (Chile/Argentina) thunder, fire, and volcano god.
Last Updated May 15, 2023 11:21 PM

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