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  Saturn's Trojan Moon Calypso
Calypso [ka-LIP-so] and Telesto [tah-LESS-toh] are called the Tethys Trojans because they circle Saturn in the same orbit as Tethys, about 60 degrees ahead of and behind that body.
Calypso is 34 by 22 by 22 kilometers (21 by 14 by 14 miles).
Calypso trails Tethys in its orbit by 60 degrees.
www.solarviews.com /eng/calypso.htm   (256 words)

  
 Catalog Page for PIA08163
Calypso (22 kilometers, or 14 miles across) and Helene (32 kilometers, or 20 miles across) orbit within the E ring's expanse.
Calypso and Helene are trojan satellites, or moons that orbit 60 degrees in front or behind a larger moon.
Calypso is a Tethys trojan and Helene is a trojan of Dione.
photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov /catalog/PIA08163   (420 words)

  
 Sea and Sky's Tour of the Solar System: Other Saturnian Moons
This moon and its cousin, Calypso, are known as Tethys Trojans.
This moon and its cousin, Telesto, are known as a Tethys Trojans.
] is the eighteenth and outermost of Saturn's moons.
www.seasky.org /solarsystem/sky3g9.html   (1709 words)

  
 Calypso - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Calypso is the same distance from Saturn as the moons Tethys and Telesto.
Calypso (mythology), in Greek mythology, a sea nymph and daughter of the Titan Atlas.
Calypso lived alone on the mythical island of Ogygia in the...
ca.encarta.msn.com /Calypso.html   (179 words)

  
 Calypso
Calypso is a satellite of the planet Saturn.
Compared with the satellites of other planets of the solar system, Calypso is a small Moon with a diameter of 30(X 16 X 16) km and an unknown mass.
Calypso is an average distance of 294660 km from Saturn and completes its revolution of Saturn in 1.89 days.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /moons/calypso.htm   (66 words)

  
 Cocktails - Company Articles - Calypso Tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Calypso Tours, the pioneer in day trips around Nicoya, has started offering astronomy cruises, in addition to their day cruises to Punta Coral and Isla Tortuga.
The professor explains that the eclipse occurs when the Earth is aligned with the sun and its shadow is cast against the moon.
The sun's light (which is a spectrum of colors) is reflected by the Earth's atmosphere, throwing a red hue on the moon.
www.calypsotours.com /company/articles/cocktail.htm   (632 words)

  
 Calypso (moon of Saturn)
A small moon of Saturn was discovered in 1980 from ground-based observations.
Calypso and Telesto are referred to as the Tethys trojans because they move in the same orbit as Tethys.
Calypso trails the large moon by about 60° while Telesto leads it by the same angular separation.
www.daviddarling.info /encyclopedia/C/Calypso.html   (198 words)

  
 Tethys
Telesto and Calypso orbit in Tethys' Lagrange points (60 degrees ahead and behind Tethys in the same orbit).
In Greek mythology Calypso was a sea nymph who delayed Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Calypso and Telesto are among the smallest moons in the solar system.
www.nineplanets.org /tethys.html   (440 words)

  
 Calypso (moon): Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Calypso is a moon of Saturn discovered by Pascu, Seidelmann, Baum and Currie in 1980 from ground-based observations.
Calypso is co-orbital with the moon Tethys, and resides in Tethys' trailing Lagrangian point (L
The moon Telesto resides in Tethys' leading Lagrangian point.
www.encyclopedian.com /ca/Calypso-(moon).html   (97 words)

  
 Tethys
Telesto and Calypso orbit in Tethys' Lagrange points (60 degrees ahead and behind Tethys in the same orbit).
In Greek mythology Calypso was a sea nymph who delayed Odysseus on her island for seven years.
Calypso and Telesto are among the smallest moons in the solar system.
seds.lpl.arizona.edu /nineplanets/nineplanets/tethys.html   (440 words)

  
 The Harry Potter Galleries: HOL - The HOL Solar System
The moon's rotational period is not constant and varies from one orbit to the next.
Oberon [O-buh-ron] is a moon of Uranus that is characterized by an old, heavily cratered, and icy surface.
The moon is extremely elongated about 145 by 85 by 62 kilometers (90 by 53 by 39 miles) in diameter.
hol.50g.com /solar/moons.htm   (2724 words)

  
 Calypso
Calypso is also the name of a moon of Saturn.
There is a John Denver song called 'Calypso' about 'sailing on a dream on a crystal clear ocean'.
Calypso is also the name of a town in North Carolina.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ca/Calypso.html   (121 words)

  
 Space Today Online - Moons of the Solar System
The Moon is one of the larger natural satellites with a diameter of 2,160 miles.
The moons are 120,000 miles and 131,000 miles from the center of planet Saturn between the moons Mimas and Enceladus.
The smallest moon is Deimos, at Mars, only seven miles in diameter, although its size now is rivaled by the small shepherd moons discovered by Cassini at Saturn and by others yet to be counted and named in the rings around Jupiter, Saturn and other giant gas planets in the outer Solar System.
www.spacetoday.org /SolSys/Moons/MoonsSolSys.html   (1335 words)

  
 The Greek Goddesses
She was the daughter of Epione and Asclepius (the main healer dude) and was worshipped with the rest of her family in Epidauros.
Artemis didn't carry the moon across the sky, yet she was still known as the moon.
Calypso fell in love with this shipwrecked hunk o' burnin' love, and offered him eternal life to stay with her (which he refused, good for him - he had a wife, Penelope).
www.paleothea.com /Goddesses.html   (10810 words)

  
 New Hope Timeline
(Moon 22) Trika is courted by Dubyk, Ariit's partner in the Torcs and himself a widower with a daughter and a son.
Calypso allows the healers to set the bones and treat for infection, but insists that the rest be stitched up and allowed to heal naturally to drive the lesson home.
(Moon 12) Calypso calls a Household meeting, inviting Axe and Stick VI as one of their people is also concerned, to decide if the children should be allowed to petition the Council for permission to marry.
towermountain.net /tlnh.htm   (10317 words)

  
 Calypso Paper "   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Calypso Paper "Ash Rose" -- A heavy paper with a wonderful crushed texture with bits of this and that in it.
Calypso Paper "French Lilac" -- A heavy paper with a wonderful crushed texture with bits of this and that in it.
Calypso Paper "Pale Moon" -- A heavy paper with a wonderful crushed texture with bits of this and that in it.
www.paper.com /catalog/catalog10200/calypso-paper-.htm   (1218 words)

  
 Calypso & Circe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
She is a Goddess with several functions, a complex character, and as an individual she represents the dual nature of the feminine as both light and dark in a subtle, integrated/harmonious/in accordance way.
Therefor Calypso is the pure, remote feminine, untouched and inaccessible, separate, distinguished and different from the world of men,(or the view of the world by men).
Calypso passes "her golden shuttle to and fro" and Circe weaves "ambrosial fabric sheer and bright by that craft known to the Goddesses of heaven." The rhythmic, trance inducing act of weaving is an activity archetypal of the Great Goddess.
www.perseus.tufts.edu /classes/AL1.html   (4752 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
ANSWER from Linda Spilker on May 9, 2000: Calypso is a very small satellite (approx.
Since it is irregular in shape it may be a fragment from the break-up of a much larger moon.
Calypso may be covered with craters from collisions with meteorites that pass through the Saturn system.
quest.arc.nasa.gov /saturn/qa/new/Surface_of_Martian_Satellite_Calypso.txt   (127 words)

  
 Rice Creek Shires Farm, Cedar, MI   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Calypso is a very sweet and affectionate little filly.
She would be a good driving horse, a pet, a brood mare or end up in your show string.
Moon is passing along his outstanding personality to his babies and as a result they are very sensible and well adjusted because they are raised in a "natural herd" setting where they interact not only with other mares and foals but also with their sire.
www.ricecreekshires.com /ricecreekcalypso.htm   (126 words)

  
 Anthurium: A Caribbean Studies Journal - V3I2 - Westall, Men in the Yard
Moon and Miguel Street were both composed in London in 1955 and represent something of a literary re-crossing of the Atlantic as each author recalls and recreates the postwar Trinidad they left behind and fictionalizes, if not rationalizes, their own departure to England.
Calypso is a dominant feature of Moon’s soundscape, it is the local sound and the sound of the locale inserted and asserted in between “Land of Hope and Glory” and Frank Sinatra, and is personified onstage by Ketch, the calypsonian forced to “chase the yankee dollar” (50).
“Calypso Allusions in Naipaul’s Miguel Street.” Kunapipi 3.
scholar.library.miami.edu /anthurium/volume_3/issue_2/westall-meninthe.htm   (5250 words)

  
 Saturn's Moons
Most of the moons, which are small, were probably captured asteroids, and did not form with Saturn.
Scientists think that these two moons were once part of a single moon that was later blasted apart.
This is a unique moon because it has a huge crater that covers fully one quarter of its entire surface.
filer.case.edu /~sjr16/saturn_moons.html   (467 words)

  
 Calypso
Of the 18 moons it is the 9th furthest from Saturn, with a standoff distance of 294,660.
As a small moon, the composition and surface features of Calypso are unknown.
Of the 18 moons it is the 9th furthest from Saturn, and is about the size of a small town.
www.windows.ucar.edu /saturn/moons/calypso.html   (245 words)

  
 Cassini Studies Saturn E Shepherd Moons Calypso And Helene
Calypso, at 22 kilometers (14 miles) across, and Helene, 32 kilometers (20 miles) across orbit within the E ring's expanse.
Calypso and Helene are so-called trojan satellites, or moons that orbit 60 degrees in front or behind a larger moon.
Calypso is a trojan of Tethys and Helene is a trojan of Dione.
www.saturndaily.com /reports/Cassini_Studies_Saturn_E_Shepherd_Moons_Caplyso_And_Helene.html   (640 words)

  
 Welcome to Simaudio/Moon
The Simaudio MOON A/V Series of components is intended for use in "Home Theater" type applications, but may also be used in "audio only" systems without sacrificing any sonic performance; they are designed and built to the same high quality standards as our two channel MOON Audio Products reference series.
Simaudio MOON Calypso offers extreme flexibility; It can be purchased as either a DVD Transport or a DVD Player, the latter including an optional audiophile-grade D/A converter and analog audio stage.
Using technologies found in our other MOON series power amplifiers, the Aurora is capable of producing a high-current output signal to a maximum continuous power rating of 200 watts per channel into 8 ohms and 400 watts per channel into 4 ohms.
www.audiolimits.com /html/welcome_to_simaudio_moon.html   (2891 words)

  
 Cassini Bildgalerie der kleinen Saturn-Monde Pan, Atlas, Prometheus, Pandora, Epimetheus, Janus, Telesto, Helene und ...
Calypso (22 kilometers, 14 miles across) trails Tethys in its orbit by 60 degrees.
Calypso, like many other small Saturnian satellites and small asteroids, is irregularly shaped by overlapping large craters.
The images were taken with the Cassini narrow-angle camera on Sept. 23, 2005, at a distance of approximately 101,000 kilometers (63,000 miles) from Calypso and at a Sun-Calypso-spacecraft, or phase, angle of 61 degrees.
www.geoinf.fu-berlin.de /projekte/cassini/cassini_gal_kcal.php?imgid=calypso_global   (249 words)

  
 The Enceladus Ring
Another possible explanation is that Enceladus produces particles with a range of speeds, but the moon gravitationally scatters any particles that lie very close to the ring-plane, giving them finite inclinations.
A labeled version of this view marks the positions of the moons near the left side of the image.
The image was taken in visible light with the Cassini spacecraft wide-angle camera on March 15, 2006, at a distance of approximately 2.4 million kilometers (1.5 million miles) from Saturn.
ciclops.org /view.php?id=1945   (481 words)

  
 November 2005 Top Stories | Saturn Today - Your Daily Source of Saturn News
Saturn's moon Dione is about to swing around the edge of the thin F ring in this color view.
The sharp inner boundary of the division is the outer edge of the massive B ring and is maintained by the gravitational influence of the moon Mimas.
A fine spray of small, icy particles emanating from the warm, geologically unique province surrounding the south pole of Saturn's moon Enceladus was observed in a Cassini narrow-angle camera image of the crescent moon taken on Jan. 16, 2005.
www.saturntoday.com /news/november2005.html   (1525 words)

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