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

Yaw Patera

Feature Name Yaw Patera
Clean Name Yaw Patera
Feature ID 6645
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 10.22 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.24 °
Easternmost Longitude 131.53 °
Westernmost Longitude 132.57 °
Diameter 39.00 km
Center Latitude 9.90 °
Center Longitude 132.20 °
Northernmost Latitude 10.19 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.25 °
Easternmost Longitude 131.56 °
Westernmost Longitude 132.60 °
Diameter 36.55 km
Center Latitude 9.62 °
Center Longitude 132.34 °
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 2003
Origin Hebrew sun god at Gaza.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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