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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nina Patera
Clean Name Nina Patera
Feature ID 4287
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -37.38 °
Southmost Latitude -38.92 °
Eastmost Longitude 161.65 °
Westmost Longitude 163.46 °
Diameter 52.07 km
Center Latitude -38.24 °
Center Longitude 162.60 °
Northmost Latitude -37.53 °
Southmost Latitude -38.73 °
Eastmost Longitude 161.87 °
Westmost Longitude 163.45 °
Diameter 43.51 km
Center Latitude -38.15 °
Center Longitude 162.63 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent South and Central America
Ethnicity Inca
Origin Inca fire god.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:23 PM

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