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

Surya Patera

Feature Name Surya Patera
Clean Name Surya Patera
Feature ID 5774
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 22.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 20.74 °
Easternmost Longitude 150.94 °
Westernmost Longitude 152.33 °
Diameter 49.81 km
Center Latitude 21.47 °
Center Longitude 151.59 °
Northernmost Latitude 22.16 °
Southernmost Latitude 20.92 °
Easternmost Longitude 150.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 152.27 °
Diameter 55.77 km
Center Latitude 21.53 °
Center Longitude 151.36 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Hindu sun god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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