Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Polycaste on Tethys


Feature Name Polycaste
Clean Name Polycaste
Feature ID 14430
Target Tethys
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 2.57 °
Southernmost Latitude 0.13 °
Easternmost Longitude 85.22 °
Westernmost Longitude 87.57 °
Diameter 23.00 km
Center Latitude 1.38 °
Center Longitude 86.41 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [28] - The Odyssey, by Homer, translated by W. H. D. Rouse: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., Edinburgh, 1934. or 28b. The Odyssey of Homer, translated by Herbert Bates: Harper Brothers, New York, 1929
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 28, 2008
Origin Daughter of Nestor.
Last Updated Jun 20, 2008 3:23 PM