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

Nyambe Patera

Feature Name Nyambe Patera
Clean Name Nyambe Patera
Feature ID 4371
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 1.15 °
Southernmost Latitude -0.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 342.48 °
Westernmost Longitude 343.91 °
Diameter 58.15 km
Center Latitude 0.38 °
Center Longitude 343.11 °
Northernmost Latitude 1.12 °
Southernmost Latitude -0.29 °
Easternmost Longitude 342.53 °
Westernmost Longitude 343.98 °
Diameter 56.64 km
Center Latitude 0.32 °
Center Longitude 343.16 °
Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Zambezi sun god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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