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

Ride Rupes

Feature Name Ride Rupes
Clean Name Ride Rupes
Feature ID 16035
Target Pluto
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [628] - Sally Ride: America’s First Woman in Space, by Lynn Sherr: Simon and Schuster, New York: 2014.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 02, 2021
Origin Sally; American physicist, astronaut, and first American woman in space (1951-2012).
Last Updated Dec 16, 2021 9:35 PM