Results for: Theia

In Astronomy

Was the moon ever called Theia?

No; however in Greek mythology Theia is the Titan goddess of heavenly light, her daughter is Selene the Titan goddess of the Moon.
In Planetary Science

When did earth and theia collide?

There is a theory that Theia (Thea) was an additional planet that formed in a similar orbit to earth, and that Earth and Theia collided approximately 4.533 billion years ago ( (MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Who was theia in Greek methology?

Theia is the Titan goddess of heavenly light, her husband was Hyperion the Titan god of light and bore him three bright children; Helios the Sun, Eos the Dawn, and Selene the (MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

When was Theia born?

If you mean the Titan in Greek myth, she was never born, just existed since the beginning of time.
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What Greek god or goddess is similar to Theia?

Theia is Titan, a Greek Goddess who was born of the union of Gaea (Earth) and Ouranus (Sky). Her sisters shared her powers of prophesy, as well as her children Helios (Sun) (MORE)
In Planetary Science

What was the planet Theia?

The planet Theia is a planet that was theorized to explain the formation of the Moon. The theory is that Theia was formed along with Earth at one of the Lagrangian points and (MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

What is Theia the titans's power?

Theia was the Titan goddess of sight ( thea ) and shining light of the clear blue sky ( aithre ). She was also, by extension, the goddess who endowed gold, silver and gems wit (MORE)
In Greek and Roman Mythologies

Was theia a goddess?

Theia was a Titan, a child of Gaea and Uranus. The Titans ruled earth before the gods (The Olympians), but were later overthrown by their children (The Olympians). Theia wa (MORE)
In Planetary Science

How big was the planet theia?

Theia is believed to have been about the size of Mars, or about6,800 kilometers across.