- a walled plain in the third quadrant of the face of the moon: about 60 miles (100 km) in diameter.
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These observations are to be found in one of the early works of Letronne.
Letronne supposes Thisica to be meant, mentioned by Ptolemy, iv.
According to the calculations of Letronne, the Great Pyramid must have been 482 feet high when it was complete.
Letronne translates Πτολεμαῒς πρὸς τῇ θήρᾳ as Ptolemaïs Epitheras; see c. iv.
Groskurd reads Tinx, and also with Letronne observes that our author has mistaken two places for one.