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

Endurance Rupes

Feature Name Endurance Rupes
Clean Name Endurance Rupes
Feature ID 16100
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 23.07 °
Southernmost Latitude 19.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 215.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 219.98 °
Diameter 237.00 km
Center Latitude 21.60 °
Center Longitude 217.81 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-09 [pdf]
Reference [648] - Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage, by Alfred Lansing: Basic Books, New York, 1959.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 07, 2022
Origin British; a three-masted barquentine lead by Ernest Shackleton on the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917).
Last Updated Jan 27, 2023 9:31 PM

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