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

Zal Patera

Feature Name Zal Patera
Clean Name Zal Patera
Feature ID 6695
Target Io
Feature Type Patera, paterae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 42.81 °
Southernmost Latitude 37.73 °
Easternmost Longitude 71.76 °
Westernmost Longitude 77.16 °
Diameter 168.11 km
Center Latitude 40.14 °
Center Longitude 74.46 °
Northernmost Latitude 42.75 °
Southernmost Latitude 37.76 °
Easternmost Longitude 71.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 77.24 °
Diameter 165.94 km
Center Latitude 40.25 °
Center Longitude 74.50 °
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 1997
Origin Iranian sun god.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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