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

Soya Rupes

Feature Name Soya Rupes
Clean Name Soya Rupes
Feature ID 15848
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude -2.89 °
Southernmost Latitude -10.06 °
Easternmost Longitude 291.42 °
Westernmost Longitude 296.23 °
Diameter 372.00 km
Center Latitude -6.47 °
Center Longitude 293.37 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Japan
Quad H-10 [pdf]
Reference [535] - Encyclopedia of the Antarctic, Volume 1, by Beau Riffenburgh, Ed.: New York, Routledge, 2006.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 10, 2019
Origin Japanese; Japan’s first dedicated Antarctic research vessel (polar voyages in 1956-1962).
Last Updated Jun 10, 2019 1:26 PM

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