Shone is the major town of BadawachoHadiya Zone, Southern Ethiopia. Its geographical coordinates are 7° 8' 0" North, 37° 57' 0" East. The major landmarks are St Georgis Orthodox Church and the Shone Health Centre. The town was the constituency which in the May 2000 elections elected Beyene Petros, leader of the SEPDU, and chairman of the opposition CAFPDE.