Rameau (crater)

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Rameau
Discovery Rupes.jpg
Discovery Rupes cuts through Rameau crater, center
PlanetMercury
Coordinates54°S 38°W / 54°S 38°W / -54; -38Coordinates: 54°S 38°W / 54°S 38°W / -54; -38
Diameter50 km (31 mi)
EponymJean Philippe Rameau

Rameau is a crater on Mercury at latitude -54, longitude 38. It is 50 km (31 mi) in diameter. It was named after Jean Philippe Rameau.