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


Feature Name Elpenor
Clean Name Elpenor
Feature ID 1775
Target Tethys
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 56.08 °
Southernmost Latitude 50.57 °
Easternmost Longitude 258.49 °
Westernmost Longitude 269.24 °
Diameter 60.00 km
Center Latitude 53.43 °
Center Longitude 263.69 °
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 1982
Origin Follower of Odysseus.
Last Updated Jun 20, 2008 10:38 AM