Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Eruptive center: Loki on Io

Loki

Feature Name Loki
Clean Name Loki
Feature ID 3458
Target Io
Feature Type Eruptive center
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 18.41 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 302.58 °
Westernmost Longitude 302.58 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude 18.41 °
Center Longitude 302.58 °
Northernmost Latitude 19.20 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 300.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 305.70 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude 18.22 °
Center Longitude 302.56 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Norse
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Norse blacksmith, trickster god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM