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

Loki Patera

Feature Name Loki Patera
Clean Name Loki Patera
Feature ID 3459
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 16.94 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.84 °
Easternmost Longitude 305.69 °
Westernmost Longitude 311.71 °
Diameter 226.57 km
Center Latitude 13.01 °
Center Longitude 308.79 °
Northernmost Latitude 16.93 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.78 °
Easternmost Longitude 305.69 °
Westernmost Longitude 311.92 °
Diameter 227.79 km
Center Latitude 12.97 °
Center Longitude 308.80 °
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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