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

Victoria Rupes

Feature Name Victoria Rupes
Clean Name Victoria Rupes
Feature ID 6379
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-02 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Spanish; Magellan's and Del Cano's ship, first voyage around the world.
Last Updated Oct 14, 2016 10:33 AM

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