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


Feature Name Teia
Clean Name Teia
Feature ID 14948
Target Vesta
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network IAU Coordinate System for (4) Vesta
Northernmost Latitude -2.76 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.11 °
Easternmost Longitude 61.82 °
Westernmost Longitude 60.31 °
Diameter 6.69 km
Center Latitude -3.44 °
Center Longitude 61.06 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [256] - Rome’s Vestal Virgins: A study of Rome’s Vestal priestesses in the late Republic and early Empire, by Robin Lorsch Wildfang: Routledge, 2006.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 28, 2012
Origin Teia Euphrosyne Ruffina, Roman vestal virgin (c. 200).
Last Updated Mar 19, 2014 10:32 AM

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