Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Rima, rimae: Rimae Maupertuis on Moon

Rimae Maupertuis

Feature Name Rimae Maupertuis
Clean Name Rimae Maupertuis
Feature ID 5122
Target Moon
Feature Type Rima, rimae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad LAC-11 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Named from nearby crater.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM