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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Tirawa
Clean Name Tirawa
Feature ID 6026
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 34.20 °
Southmost Latitude 34.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 151.70 °
Westmost Longitude 151.70 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude 34.20 °
Center Longitude 151.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1987
Continent North America
Ethnicity Pawnee
Origin Great spirit of Pawnee Tribe (USA), created first men; his messengers were the planets, stars, lightning and thunder.
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

Rhea Image With Names