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

Samaria Rupes

Feature Name Samaria Rupes
Clean Name Samaria Rupes
Feature ID 15329
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Rupes, rupēs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Persian
Quad -
Reference [52] - Alf Laylah Wa Laylah, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, by Richard F. Burton: Larsen-Harper, Colo. Press, Denver, Colo., 1900.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 12, 2015
Origin Place in the tale "Khudadad and His Brothers."
Last Updated Jun 22, 2015 4:16 PM
Additional Information Replaces Samaria Fossa.