Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Rupes, rupēs: Paramour Rupes on Mercury

Paramour Rupes

Feature Name Paramour Rupes
Clean Name Paramour Rupes
Feature ID 15235
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 5.64 °
Southernmost Latitude -5.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 212.05 °
Westernmost Longitude 215.04 °
Diameter 616.00 km
Center Latitude -0.08 °
Center Longitude 212.54 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-08 [pdf]
Reference [330] - A History of Antarctica, by Stephen Martin: Rosenberg Publishing Pty. Ltd., NSW, Australia, 2013.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 12, 2014
Origin English; research vessel of the Royal Navy used to study magnetism, longitude, and navigation problems, commanded by Edmond Halley from 1698 to 1699.
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 12:27 PM

The boundaries shown on the maps above are approximate and are intended only to portray the locations of named features and their rough extents.
Get help using the map above.

Changes in the control network drop down are not reflected in the feature boundaries in the map above. Only the primary control network feature boundaries (in green) are displayed on the map.