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
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Roman
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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