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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Shamshu Mons
Clean Name Shamshu Mons
Feature ID 5465
Target Io
Feature Type Mons, montes


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -9.10 °
Southmost Latitude -14.44 °
Eastmost Longitude 68.06 °
Westmost Longitude 74.92 °
Diameter 215.12 km
Center Latitude -12.00 °
Center Longitude 71.51 °
Northmost Latitude -9.09 °
Southmost Latitude -14.24 °
Eastmost Longitude 68.25 °
Westmost Longitude 74.87 °
Diameter 210.00 km
Center Latitude -12.04 °
Center Longitude 71.41 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Asia
Ethnicity Arabian
Origin Arabian sun goddess.
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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