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

Altjirra Patera

Feature Name Altjirra Patera
Clean Name Altjirra Patera
Feature ID 209
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -33.55 °
Southernmost Latitude -35.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 108.29 °
Westernmost Longitude 109.65 °
Diameter 52.55 km
Center Latitude -34.40 °
Center Longitude 108.97 °
Northernmost Latitude -33.48 °
Southernmost Latitude -35.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 107.68 °
Westernmost Longitude 109.68 °
Diameter 60.27 km
Center Latitude -34.40 °
Center Longitude 108.82 °
Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Australia
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 Australian sky god whose voice is thunder.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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