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

Acala Fluctus

Feature Name Acala Fluctus
Clean Name Acala Fluctus
Feature ID 27
Target Io
Feature Type Fluctus, fluctūs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Japan
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 Japanese fire god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM