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

Pelagia Rupes

Feature Name Pelagia Rupes
Clean Name Pelagia Rupes
Feature ID 16163
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 17.21 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 216.66 °
Westernmost Longitude 220.85 °
Diameter 220.00 km
Center Latitude 15.33 °
Center Longitude 218.59 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
The Netherlands (Dutch)
Quad H-09 [pdf]
Reference [707] -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 27, 2023
Origin Dutch; a research and survey vessel that has performed hydrographic and oceanographic surveys and sediment sampling since 1990 in the Atlantic (North Sea, Caribbean Sea), Indian, and Pacific Oceans.
Last Updated Jan 27, 2023 7:07 PM

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