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

Santa María Rupes

Feature Name Santa María Rupes
Clean Name Santa Maria Rupes
Feature ID 5312
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Spain
Quad H-06 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Spanish; Columbus' flagship, first voyage to America, 1492.
Last Updated Oct 13, 2016 10:08 AM

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