The Open UniversitySkip to content
 

Preliminary observations of Rustaveli basin, Mercury

Wright, J.; Rothery, D. A..; Balme, M. R. and Conway, S. J. (2016). Preliminary observations of Rustaveli basin, Mercury. In: 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (2016), article no. 2063.

Full text available as:
[img]
Preview
PDF (Version of Record) - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download (554kB) | Preview
URL: http://www.hou.usra.edu/meetings/lpsc2016/pdf/2063...
Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar

Abstract

Rustaveli basin on Mercury (82.76° E, 52.39° N) is a 200.5 km diameter peak-ring basin. Since the approval of its name on April 24, 2012, it has not featured prominently in the literature. It is a large and important feature within the Hokusai (H5) quadrangle of which we are currently producing a 1:2M scale geological map. Here, we describe our first observations of Rustaveli.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Geological Mapping of the Planet MercuryST/N50421X/1Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC)
Keywords: Rustaveli; Mercury; geology; mapping; volcanism; obliquity; polygonality
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 45362
Depositing User: Jack Wright
Date Deposited: 24 Feb 2016 14:21
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2019 22:30
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/45362
Share this page:

Download history for this item

These details should be considered as only a guide to the number of downloads performed manually. Algorithmic methods have been applied in an attempt to remove automated downloads from the displayed statistics but no guarantee can be made as to the accuracy of the figures.

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   contact the OU