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

Baltica Rupes

Feature Name Baltica Rupes
Clean Name Baltica Rupes
Feature ID 16155
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude -2.05 °
Southernmost Latitude -7.07 °
Easternmost Longitude 302.54 °
Westernmost Longitude 304.65 °
Diameter 230.00 km
Center Latitude -4.48 °
Center Longitude 303.48 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-10 [pdf]
Reference [701] - An International Regime for Marine Scientific Research, by M. Gorina-Ysern, Brill Publishing: Netherlands, 2021.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 11, 2023
Origin Polish; a research vessel that performs oceanographic, biological and fishing research in the Baltic Sea since 1993.
Last Updated Jan 19, 2023 1:24 AM

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