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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Silpium Mons
Clean Name Silpium Mons
Feature ID 5535
Target Io
Feature Type Mons, montes


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -51.55 °
Southmost Latitude -54.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 268.87 °
Westmost Longitude 274.66 °
Diameter 114.54 km
Center Latitude -52.71 °
Center Longitude 272.34 °
Northmost Latitude -51.52 °
Southmost Latitude -54.07 °
Eastmost Longitude 268.94 °
Westmost Longitude 274.85 °
Diameter 114.50 km
Center Latitude -52.62 °
Center Longitude 272.35 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Greek
Origin Greek; where Io dies of grief in some legends.
Reference [19] - The Greek Myths (2 vols.), by Robert Graves: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1974.
Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:24 PM

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