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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Pyerun Patera
Clean Name Pyerun Patera
Feature ID 4880
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -55.09 °
Southmost Latitude -56.26 °
Eastmost Longitude 249.43 °
Westmost Longitude 252.59 °
Diameter 56.93 km
Center Latitude -55.65 °
Center Longitude 251.06 °
Northmost Latitude -55.14 °
Southmost Latitude -56.19 °
Eastmost Longitude 249.72 °
Westmost Longitude 252.63 °
Diameter 52.18 km
Center Latitude -55.64 °
Center Longitude 251.21 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Slavic
Origin Slavonic god of thunder.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:24 PM

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