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

Vostok Rupes

Feature Name Vostok Rupes
Clean Name Vostok Rupes
Feature ID 6450
Target Mercury
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -35.40 °
Southernmost Latitude -40.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 18.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 20.90 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude -37.70 °
Center Longitude 19.50 °
Northernmost Latitude -36.32 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.81 °
Easternmost Longitude 18.29 °
Westernmost Longitude 20.13 °
Diameter 124.00 km
Center Latitude -37.88 °
Center Longitude 19.60 °
Northernmost Latitude -36.41 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.82 °
Easternmost Longitude 18.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 19.89 °
Diameter 124.33 km
Center Latitude -37.82 °
Center Longitude 19.52 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Russia
Quad H-11 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Russian; Bellingshausen's ship for Antarctic exploration, 1819-21.
Last Updated Oct 14, 2016 10:48 AM

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