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Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Zheng He Montes on Pluto

Zheng He Montes

Feature Name Zheng He Montes
Clean Name Zheng He Montes
Feature ID 15965
Target Pluto
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
China
Quad -
Reference [607] - Zheng He: China and the Oceans in the Early Ming Dynasty, 1405-1433, by Edward L. Dreyer and Peter Stearns: Pearson Longman, 2007.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 03, 2021
Origin Zheng He, Chinese explorer, led voyages of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East (1371 to 1433).
Last Updated Feb 16, 2021 7:27 PM