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

Rimae Vasco da Gama

Feature Name Rimae Vasco da Gama
Clean Name Rimae Vasco da Gama
Feature ID 5147
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
Portugal
Quad LAC-55 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Named from nearby crater.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM