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


Feature Name Butes
Clean Name Butes
Feature ID 932
Target Dione
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 67.44 °
Southernmost Latitude 64.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 41.87 °
Westernmost Longitude 50.20 °
Diameter 35.00 km
Center Latitude 65.72 °
Center Longitude 46.40 °
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 A famous boxer who had been defeated by Dares.
Last Updated Jun 04, 2008 10:56 AM