Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Coras on Dione


Feature Name Coras
Clean Name Coras
Feature ID 1306
Target Dione
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 2.49 °
Southernmost Latitude -1.43 °
Easternmost Longitude 266.29 °
Westernmost Longitude 270.53 °
Diameter 43.00 km
Center Latitude 0.39 °
Center Longitude 268.45 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [44] - The Aeneid of Virgil, translated by Allen Mandelbaum: Bantam Books, Inc., New York, 1971.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Brother of Tiburtus and twin brother of Catillus. He was founder of Tibur and an ally of Turnus against Aeneas.
Last Updated Jun 04, 2008 12:14 PM