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

Fo Patera

Feature Name Fo Patera
Clean Name Fo Patera
Feature ID 1987
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 41.42 °
Southernmost Latitude 40.16 °
Easternmost Longitude 191.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 193.20 °
Diameter 47.15 km
Center Latitude 40.79 °
Center Longitude 192.25 °
Northernmost Latitude 43.74 °
Southernmost Latitude 40.17 °
Easternmost Longitude 189.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 193.10 °
Diameter 104.37 km
Center Latitude 41.78 °
Center Longitude 191.25 °
Continent Asia
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 1997
Origin Chinese fire and sun god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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