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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Kanehekili Fluctus
Clean Name Kanehekili Fluctus
Feature ID 2916
Target Io
Feature Type Fluctus, fluctūs


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -13.91 °
Southmost Latitude -21.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 31.11 °
Westmost Longitude 36.15 °
Diameter 243.47 km
Center Latitude -17.68 °
Center Longitude 33.56 °
Northmost Latitude -13.83 °
Southmost Latitude -21.13 °
Eastmost Longitude 29.18 °
Westmost Longitude 36.54 °
Diameter 258.69 km
Center Latitude -17.18 °
Center Longitude 33.37 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Oceania
Culture Hawaii
Origin Hawaiian thunder god.
Reference [147] - Hawaiian Mythology, by Martha Beckwith: University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, 1970.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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