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

Resolution Rupes

Feature Name Resolution Rupes
Clean Name Resolution Rupes
Feature ID 5003
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -62.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -65.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 49.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 54.10 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude -63.80 °
Center Longitude 51.70 °
Northernmost Latitude -62.11 °
Southernmost Latitude -64.15 °
Easternmost Longitude 48.62 °
Westernmost Longitude 53.72 °
Diameter 139.00 km
Center Latitude -63.25 °
Center Longitude 50.66 °
Northernmost Latitude -62.11 °
Southernmost Latitude -64.15 °
Easternmost Longitude 48.49 °
Westernmost Longitude 53.59 °
Diameter 138.74 km
Center Latitude -63.27 °
Center Longitude 50.57 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
England
Quad H-11 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin English; one of Cook's ships, second expedition to Pacific, 1772-75.
Last Updated Oct 13, 2016 9:27 AM

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