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Io: Montes

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Feature NameLatitudeLongitudeDiameter (km)Origin
Boosaule Montes-3.6890.91546.98Cave where Io bore Epaphus.
Caucasus Mons-32.38121.43152.44Io passed by these mountains while trying to escape from the gadfly.
Crimea Mons-76.16118.82143.31Where Io passed by in her wanderings.
Dorian Montes-25.89161.87495.25Region in ancient Greece.
Egypt Mons-41.49102.4193.66Io ended her wanderings here.
Euboea Montes-48.8921.23439.94Where Io passed by in her wanderings.
Euxine Mons26.27-126.49286.17Io passed by here in her wanderings.
Gish Bar Mons18.6-87.7110Babylonian sun god.
Haemus Montes-69.71-46.23333.56Where Io passed by in her wanderings.
Hi'iaka Montes-5.13-81.8406.34Sister of Hawaiian volcano goddess Pele.
Ionian Mons8.61123.44159.08Io crossed this sea in her wanderings.
Monan Mons15.2-104.5297Brazilian god who destroyed the world with fire and flood.
Mongibello Mons22.75-66.95183.37Name for Mt. Etna, site of Vulcan's forge in Dante's "The Inferno."
Thunderbolts from here killed Capaneus, the great blasphemer.
Nile Montes52.07109.98449.99Where Zeus restored Io to her human form.
Ot Mons4.21144.36154.71Mongolian fire and marriage goddess.
Pillan Mons-8.81113.28163Araucanian thunder, fire, and volcano god.
Rata Mons-36.3158.84169.93Maori sun hero.
Seth Mons-10.72-134.19135.96Egyptian thunder god.
Shamshu Mons-12-71.51215.12Arabian sun goddess.
Silpium Mons-52.7187.66114.54Greek; where Io dies of grief in some legends.
Skythia Mons26.21-99.01253.35Io passed by here in her wanderings.
Tohil Mons-29.5-160.49371.47Central American god who gave fire to man.
Zal Montes38.08-77428.17Iranian sun god.