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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nemea Planum
Clean Name Nemea Planum
Feature ID 4203
Target Io
Feature Type Planum, plana


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -61.03 °
Southmost Latitude -76.67 °
Eastmost Longitude 242.34 °
Westmost Longitude 315.07 °
Diameter 835.05 km
Center Latitude -72.82 °
Center Longitude 267.72 °
Northmost Latitude -61.01 °
Southmost Latitude -76.95 °
Eastmost Longitude 241.79 °
Westmost Longitude 315.53 °
Diameter 888.50 km
Center Latitude -72.33 °
Center Longitude 265.82 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Greek
Origin Greek; where Io was turned into a cow by Zeus and given to Hera.
Reference [19] - The Greek Myths (2 vols.), by Robert Graves: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1974.
Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:24 PM

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