Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Patera, paterae: Payne-Gaposchkin Patera on Venus

Payne-Gaposchkin Patera

Feature Name Payne-Gaposchkin Patera
Clean Name Payne Gaposchkin Patera
Feature ID 4623
Target Venus
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -25.50 °
Southernmost Latitude -25.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 196.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 196.00 °
Diameter 100.00 km
Center Latitude -25.50 °
Center Longitude 196.00 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
Quad v50 [pdf]
Reference [99] - Index to Women of the World, by N.O. Ireland: F.W. Faxon Co., Westwood, Mass., 1988 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Cecilia Helena; American astronomer (1900-1979).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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