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


Feature Name Teiresias
Clean Name Teiresias
Feature ID 5899
Target Tethys
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 61.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 59.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 1.71 °
Westernmost Longitude 359.50 °
Diameter 14.50 km
Center Latitude 60.39 °
Center Longitude 0.83 °
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 Aged prophet; Odysseus consults him among the dead.
Last Updated Jun 20, 2008 3:38 PM