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

Antares Rupes

Feature Name Antares Rupes
Clean Name Antares Rupes
Feature ID 16106
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 21.34 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.78 °
Easternmost Longitude 223.21 °
Westernmost Longitude 234.42 °
Diameter 530.00 km
Center Latitude 18.06 °
Center Longitude 229.42 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
Quad H-09 [pdf]
Reference [653] - History of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi, by Tunnell, J. W. Jr., in Gulf of Mexico Science 28 (1), 2010. Retrieved from
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 07, 2022
Origin Mexican; an oceanographic research vessel for hydrography, meteorology, and oceanography studies (since 1968).
Last Updated Nov 08, 2022 7:53 PM

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