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


Feature Name Adrastus
Clean Name Adrastus
Feature ID 58
Target Dione
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -60.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -63.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 42.27 °
Westernmost Longitude 50.30 °
Diameter 38.50 km
Center Latitude -61.66 °
Center Longitude 46.57 °
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 King of Argos, one of the seven against Thebes, and the only one to return alive.
Last Updated Jun 04, 2008 10:40 AM