Oceans on Titan?

Science  01 Jul 1983:
Vol. 221, Issue 4605, pp. 55-57
DOI: 10.1126/science.221.4605.55


If global oceans of methane exist on Titan, the atmosphere above them must be within 2 percent of saturation. The two Voyager radio occultation soundings, made at low latitudes, probably occurred over land, since they imply a relative humidity ≲ 70 percent near the surface. Oceans might exist at other low-latitude locations if the zonal wind velocities in the lowest 3 kilometers are ≤ 4 centimeters per second.