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

Vesta Rupes

Feature Name Vesta Rupes
Clean Name Vesta Rupes
Feature ID 6368
Target Venus
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 59.50 °
Southernmost Latitude 57.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 330.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 317.30 °
Diameter 788.00 km
Center Latitude 58.30 °
Center Longitude 323.90 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad v07 [pdf]
Reference [48] - Letter from G. H. Pettengill to Venus Task Group, April 27, 1977.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Roman hearth goddess.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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