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854 Boösaule Montes Boosaule Montes Io 540 -3.75 269.11 1.07 -11.85 261.39 274.19 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1985 [19] Cave where Io bore Epaphus. Apr 9, 2009
1080 Caucasus Mons Caucasus Mons Io 146.6 -31.95 238.48 -30.09 -34.69 236.28 240.78 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [27] Io passed by these mountains while trying to escape from the gadfly. Oct 1, 2006
1334 Crimea Mons Crimea Mons Io 138.56 -75.4 243.35 -73.79 -77.55 237.34 249.11 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1985 [19] Where Io passed by in her wanderings. Apr 9, 2009
1581 Dorian Montes Dorian Montes Io 566.21 -25.1 196.69 -17.38 -31.35 191.21 204.81 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [83] Region in ancient Greece. Oct 1, 2006
1733 Egypt Mons Egypt Mons Io 218.54 -41.56 256.97 -39.23 -44.2 252.68 261.68 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [27] Io ended her wanderings here. Oct 1, 2006
1859 Euboea Montes Euboea Montes Io 274.91 -47.94 335.78 -44.34 -51.06 330.8 341.8 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1985 [1] Where Io passed by in her wanderings. Oct 1, 2006
1880 Euxine Mons Euxine Mons Io 282.13 26.32 126.44 30.16 21.55 122.73 129.2 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [27] Io passed by here in her wanderings. Oct 1, 2006
2178 Gish Bar Mons Gish Bar Mons Io 218.54 18.5 88.95 20.26 16.93 85.62 92.78 +W (0-360) AS - Babylon Mons, montes MO - Approved 2006 [83] Babylonian sun god. Oct 1, 2006
2311 Haemus Montes Haemus Montes Io 331.26 -70.12 46.61 -66.18 -73.3 32.24 61.37 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1979 [19] Where Io passed by in her wanderings. Apr 9, 2009
2527 Hi'iaka Montes Hi iaka Montes Io 500 -4.68 81.96 1.83 -10.46 77.18 83.67 +W (0-360) OC - Hawaii Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [147] Sister of Hawaiian volcano goddess Pele. Oct 1, 2006
2707 Ionian Mons Ionian Mons Io 193.33 9.04 236.24 11.99 6.06 234.17 238.54 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [19] Io crossed this sea in her wanderings. Oct 1, 2006
3962 Monan Mons Monan Mons Io 293.77 15.54 104.2 19.43 10.26 101.62 106.78 +W (0-360) SA - Brazil Mons, montes MO - Approved 2006 [83] Brazilian god who destroyed the world with fire and flood. Oct 1, 2006
3966 Mongibello Mons Mongibello Mons Io 214.57 22.67 67.05 25.47 19.33 65.03 69.52 +W (0-360) EU - Italy Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [156] Name for Mt. Etna, site of Vulcan's forge in Dante's "The Inferno." Thunderbolts from here killed Capaneus, the great blasphemer. Oct 1, 2006
4270 Nile Montes Nile Montes Io 417 53.65 250.46 59.92 47.42 245.68 257.38 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [33] Where Zeus restored Io to her human form. Oct 1, 2006
4516 Ot Mons Ot Mons Io 167.38 4.28 215.76 6.34 1.63 213.82 217.85 +W (0-360) AS - Mongolia Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [127] Mongolian fire and marriage goddess. Oct 1, 2006
4728 Pillan Mons Pillan Mons Io 201.09 -8.02 245.41 -6.04 -10.91 242.84 248.72 +W (0-360) SA - Araucanian Mons, montes MO - Approved 2006 [1] Araucanian thunder, fire, and volcano god. Oct 1, 2006
4953 Rata Mons Rata Mons Io 167.87 -36.4 201.26 -34.1 -39.06 199.19 203.57 +W (0-360) OC - New Zealand Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [83] Māori sun hero. Dec 1, 2010
5440 Seth Mons Seth Mons Io 128.02 -10.76 134.13 -8.67 -12.66 131.95 135.94 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [157] Egyptian thunder god. Oct 1, 2006
5465 Shamshu Mons Shamshu Mons Io 210 -12.04 71.41 -9.09 -14.24 68.25 74.87 +W (0-360) AS - Arabian Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [83] Arabian sun goddess. Oct 1, 2006
5535 Silpium Mons Silpium Mons Io 114.5 -52.62 272.35 -51.52 -54.07 268.94 274.85 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1979 [19] Greek; where Io dies of grief in some legends. Apr 9, 2009
5596 Skythia Mons Skythia Mons Io 249.62 26.33 97.81 30.15 23.06 95.35 102.86 +W (0-360) EU - Greek Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [27] Io passed by here in her wanderings. Oct 1, 2006
6043 Tohil Mons Tohil Mons Io 433.44 -28.42 161.57 -23.8 -31.94 153.94 167.03 +W (0-360) SA - Mayan Mons, montes MO - Approved 1997 [1] Central American god who gave fire to man. Oct 1, 2006
6694 Zal Montes Zal Montes Io 436 38.43 77.18 43.98 31.29 70.18 84.8 +W (0-360) AS - Iran Mons, montes MO - Approved 2000 [83] Iranian sun god. Oct 1, 2006

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