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

Hiei Chu Patera

Feature Name Hiei Chu Patera
Clean Name Hiei Chu Patera
Feature ID 2498
Target Venus
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 48.30 °
Southernmost Latitude 48.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 98.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 96.60 °
Diameter 139.00 km
Center Latitude 48.20 °
Center Longitude 97.40 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad v11 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Chinese, converted silk worm product into thread and material (2698 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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