Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mensa, mensae: Iynx Mensa on Io

Iynx Mensa

Feature Name Iynx Mensa
Clean Name Iynx Mensa
Feature ID 2771
Target Io
Feature Type Mensa, mensae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad -
Reference [19] - The Greek Myths (2 vols.), by Robert Graves: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1974.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Cast a spell on Zeus so he fell in love with Io.
Last Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:24 PM