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

Talos Paterae

Feature Name Talos Paterae
Clean Name Talos Paterae
Feature ID 5839
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -26.18 °
Southernmost Latitude -26.58 °
Easternmost Longitude 354.28 °
Westernmost Longitude 355.20 °
Diameter 28.00 km
Center Latitude -26.35 °
Center Longitude 354.76 °
Northernmost Latitude -25.79 °
Southernmost Latitude -26.28 °
Easternmost Longitude 354.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 355.26 °
Diameter 28.80 km
Center Latitude -26.39 °
Center Longitude 354.75 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Nephew of Daedalus; also a blacksmith.
Last Updated Aug 06, 2012 9:24 AM
Additional Information Name changed from Talos Patera to Talos Paterae August 3, 2012.

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