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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Mithra Patera
Clean Name Mithra Patera
Feature ID 3933
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -58.59 °
Southmost Latitude -59.37 °
Eastmost Longitude 265.61 °
Westmost Longitude 267.56 °
Diameter 32.16 km
Center Latitude -59.04 °
Center Longitude 266.48 °
Northmost Latitude -58.66 °
Southmost Latitude -59.32 °
Eastmost Longitude 265.51 °
Westmost Longitude 267.55 °
Diameter 33.78 km
Center Latitude -59.00 °
Center Longitude 266.46 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Continent Asia
Ethnicity Persian
Origin Persian god of light.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:24 PM

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