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


Feature Name Laertes
Clean Name Laertes
Feature ID 3225
Target Tethys
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -43.33 °
Southernmost Latitude -48.82 °
Easternmost Longitude 63.26 °
Westernmost Longitude 71.69 °
Diameter 51.13 km
Center Latitude -46.36 °
Center Longitude 67.46 °
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 Father of Odysseus.
Last Updated Jun 20, 2008 2:05 PM