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

Nili Patera

Feature Name Nili Patera
Clean Name Nili Patera
Feature ID 4272
Target Mars
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
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Reference [57] - Map of albedo features of Mars, (plates 2-5), in La Planéte Mars, by E.M. Antoniadi: Librairie Scientifique, Hermann et Cie., Paris, 1930.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Classical albedo feature name.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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