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

Gish Bar Patera

Feature Name Gish Bar Patera
Clean Name Gish Bar Patera
Feature ID 2179
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 17.69 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.43 °
Easternmost Longitude 88.45 °
Westernmost Longitude 91.83 °
Diameter 122.25 km
Center Latitude 16.18 °
Center Longitude 90.26 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.69 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.49 °
Easternmost Longitude 88.61 °
Westernmost Longitude 91.77 °
Diameter 117.13 km
Center Latitude 16.18 °
Center Longitude 90.30 °
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 Babylonian sun god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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