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


Feature Name Fadus
Clean Name Fadus
Feature ID 14803
Target Dione
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -33.44 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.29 °
Easternmost Longitude 222.25 °
Westernmost Longitude 228.08 °
Diameter 47.00 km
Center Latitude -35.94 °
Center Longitude 225.18 °
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 A Rutulian of those besieging the men of Aeneas in their leader’s absence.
Last Updated Feb 25, 2011 6:40 AM