Asteria was the Titan goddess of oracles & prophecies of night (prophetic dreams) the reading of the stars (astrology) & necromancy. She was the mother of Hekate by Perses (the Destroyer). She fled Zeus’ advances, leaping into the sea where she became the island of Delos. Her sister Leto later sought refuge on the isle & gave birth to her son Apollon. She appears in Athenian vase-painting alongside other Delian gods; Apollon, Artemis & Leto. Her gemstones: yellow sapphire & black pearl.