Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Tawhaki Vallis on Io

Tawhaki Vallis

Feature Name Tawhaki Vallis
Clean Name Tawhaki Vallis
Feature ID 5887
Target Io
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 3.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 72.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 73.00 °
Diameter 190.00 km
Center Latitude 0.50 °
Center Longitude 72.80 °
Northernmost Latitude 2.73 °
Southernmost Latitude -1.99 °
Easternmost Longitude 71.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 73.50 °
Diameter 165.67 km
Center Latitude 0.31 °
Center Longitude 72.76 °
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Continent Oceania
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
New Zealand
Quad -
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Origin Māori lightning god.
Last Updated Dec 01, 2010 9:42 AM

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