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Feature NameLatitudeLongitudeDiameter (km)Origin
Adrastus-61.7-45.931King of Argos, one of the seven against Thebes, and the only one to return alive.
Aeneas26.1-46.3166Hero of the Aeneid. The son of Anchises and Venus and a member of the royal family of Troy.
Amata7.774.7231Mother of Lavinia (wife of Aeneas).
Anchises-33.7-66.142Aeneas' father.
Antenor-6.5-10.482Nephew of Priam. He escaped the fall of Troy and reached Italy before Aeneas, where he founded Padua.
Butes64.2-48.826A famous boxer who had been defeated by Dares.
Caieta-23.3-80.570A nurse of Aeneas.
Cassandra-39.5115.936Daughter of Priam; she could fortell the future.
Catillus-1.68735Brother of Tiburtus and twin brother of Coras.
Coras0.693.637Brother of Tiburtus and twin brother of Catillus. He was founder of Tibur and an ally of Turnus against Aeneas.
Creusa48-76.935Daughter of Priam; first wife of Aeneas.
Dido-23.7-18.5118Tyrian princess who founded Carthage.
Halys-59.1-53.629A Trojan defending Aeneas' camp against the Rutulian attack. He was killed by Turnus.
Ilia0.11451Also known as Rhea Silvia; Mother by Mars of Romulus and Remus, the founders of Rome.
Italus-18.1-77.540Ancient hero, eponymous ancestor of the Italians.
Latagus15.7-26.437Soldier of Aeneas.
Lausus36.2-23.228Son of Mezentius, killed by Aeneas.
Magus19.3-24.441A soldier of Turnus, killed by Aeneas.
Massicus-34.8-5643An Etruscan ally of Aeneas.
Palinurus-4-61.433Pilot of Aeneas' fleet. (IAU-defined longitude is 63 degrees.)
Remus-13.2-31.169He and his brother Romulus founded Rome.
Ripheus-56.1-35.532A Trojan. He fought at the side of Aeneas during Troy's last night.
Romulus-7.3-26.581Mythical founder of Rome in 754 or 753 B.C., son of Mars by Ilia (Rhea Silvia).
Sabinus-47.8-175.679Fabled ancestor of the Sabines.
Turnus16.215.497Rutililan king; Aeneas' rival for hand of Lavinia.