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


Feature Name Eumaeus
Clean Name Eumaeus
Feature ID 1867
Target Tethys
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 24.57 °
Southernmost Latitude 21.32 °
Easternmost Longitude 49.32 °
Westernmost Longitude 52.26 °
Diameter 30.00 km
Center Latitude 23.10 °
Center Longitude 51.12 °
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 Faithful swineherd who greets Odysseus, gave him warm cloak and guided him to palace.
Last Updated Jun 20, 2008 10:40 AM