In Slavic mythology, the Raróg (Russian: Рарог) is a fire demon, often depicted as a fiery falcon.[1]

A caldera on Jupiter's moon Io was named Rarog Patera, a massive eruption[2] from which was recorded by the W. M. Keck Observatory and Japan's HISAKI (SPRINT-A) spacecraft on August 15, 2013.

See also


  1. Дубровская, Оксана (27 August 2018). "Мифология". ОЛМА Медиа Групп via Google Books.
  2. "A hellacious two weeks on Jupiter's moon Io". 4 August 2014.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.