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


Feature Name Assaracus
Clean Name Assaracus
Feature ID 14802
Target Dione
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 35.53 °
Southernmost Latitude 29.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 5.28 °
Westernmost Longitude 12.20 °
Diameter 60.00 km
Center Latitude 32.65 °
Center Longitude 8.79 °
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 Feb 25, 2011
Origin Early king of Troy, son of Tros, brother of Ilus and Ganymede.
Last Updated Feb 25, 2011 6:38 AM