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

Xuelong Rupes

Feature Name Xuelong Rupes
Clean Name Xuelong Rupes
Feature ID 16101
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 61.83 °
Southernmost Latitude 52.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 181.64 °
Westernmost Longitude 184.09 °
Diameter 390.00 km
Center Latitude 57.27 °
Center Longitude 182.87 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad H-04 [pdf]
Reference [649] - China as a Polar Great Power, by Anne-Marie Brady: Cambridge University Press, 2017. ISBN:9781107179271, 1107179270.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 07, 2022
Origin Chinese; a polar research vessel used for Arctic and Antarctic expeditions in the 2010s.
Last Updated Dec 07, 2022 9:33 PM

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