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List of geological features on Tethys

This is a list of named geological features on Tethys. Tethyan geological features are named after people and places in Homer's The Iliad and The Odyssey.

ChasmataEdit

MontesEdit

The central complex of the Odysseus basin is called Scheria Montes.

Montes Named after Pronounced Size, km Coordinates
Scheria Montes Scheria 1859 30°N 131°E / 30°N 131°E / 30; 131

CratersEdit

Crater Named after Pronounced
Achilles Achilles /əˈkɪlz/
Aietes Aietes
Ajax Ajax the Great /ˈæks/
Alcinous Alcinous /ælˈsɪnəs/
Amphinomus Amphinomus /æmˈfɪnəməs/
Anticlea Anticlea /æntɪˈklə/
Antinous Antinous /ænˈtɪnəs/
Arete Arete /əˈrti/
Circe Circe /ˈsɜːrsi/
Demodocus Demodocus /dɪˈmɒdəkəs/
Diomedes Diomedes /dəˈmdz/
Dolius Dolius /ˈdliəs/
Elpenor Elpenor /ɛlˈpnɔːr/
Euanthes Euanthes /jˈænθz/
Eumaeus Eumaeus /jˈməs/
Eupithes Eupeithes /jˈpθz/
Eurycleia Eurycleia /jʊərɪˈklə/
Eurylochus Eurylochus /jʊəˈrɪləkəs/
Eurymachus Eurymachus /jʊəˈrɪməkəs/
Halius Halius /ˈhliəs/
Hermione Hermione /hɜːrˈməni/
Icarius Icarius /ˈkɛəriəs/
Irus Irus /ˈrəs/
Laertes Laertes /lˈɜːrtz/
Leocritus Leocritus /liˈɒkrɪtəs/
Leucothea Leucothea /ljˈkɒθiə/
Maron Maron /ˈmɛərən/
Medon Medon /ˈmdən/
Melanthius Melanthius /mɪˈlænθiəs/
Mentor Mentor /ˈmɛntɔːr/
Naubolos Naubolos /ˈnɔːbləs/
Nausicaa Nausicaa /nɔːˈsɪkiə/
Neleus Neleus /ˈnliəs/
Nestor Nestor /ˈnɛstər/
Odysseus Odysseus /əˈdɪsiəs/
Oenops Oenops /ˈnɒps/
Ormenus Ormenus /ˈɔːrmɛnəs/
Penelope Penelope /pəˈnɛləpi/
Periboea Periboea /pɛrɪˈbə/
Phemius Phemius /ˈfmiəs/
Philoetius Philoetius /fɪˈlʃiəs/
Polycaste Polycaste /pɒliˈkæsti/
Polyphemus Polyphemus /pɒlɪˈfməs/
Poseidon Poseidon /pəˈsdən/
Rhexenor Rhexenor /rɛkˈsnɔːr/
Salmoneus Salmoneus
Teiresias Tiresias /tɪˈrɛsiəs/
Telemachus Telemachus /tɪˈlɛməkəs/
Telemus Telemus /ˈtɛlɪməs/
Theoclymenus Theoclymenus /θəˈklɪmɪnəs/

ReferencesEdit

  • "Tethys nomenclature". USGS. Retrieved 2011-06-27.

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