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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nyambe Patera
Clean Name Nyambe Patera
Feature ID 4371
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 1.15 °
Southmost Latitude -0.26 °
Eastmost Longitude 342.48 °
Westmost Longitude 343.91 °
Diameter 58.15 km
Center Latitude 0.38 °
Center Longitude 343.11 °
Northmost Latitude 1.12 °
Southmost Latitude -0.29 °
Eastmost Longitude 342.53 °
Westmost Longitude 343.98 °
Diameter 56.64 km
Center Latitude 0.32 °
Center Longitude 343.16 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Africa
Culture Zambia
Origin Zambezi sun god.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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