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

Tiermes Patera

Feature Name Tiermes Patera
Clean Name Tiermes Patera
Feature ID 5996
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 23.43 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 348.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 351.04 °
Diameter 79.76 km
Center Latitude 22.38 °
Center Longitude 349.95 °
Northernmost Latitude 24.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 20.94 °
Easternmost Longitude 348.97 °
Westernmost Longitude 351.33 °
Diameter 112.56 km
Center Latitude 22.29 °
Center Longitude 350.15 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [27] - The Mythology of All Races (13 vols.), edited by John Arnott MacCulloch and George Foot Moore: Cooper Square Publishers, Inc., New York, 1964.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Origin Lapp thunder god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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