Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Terra, terrae: Pioneer Terra on Pluto

Pioneer Terra

Feature Name Pioneer Terra
Clean Name Pioneer Terra
Feature ID 15968
Target Pluto
Feature Type Terra, terrae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [606] - A Dictionary of the Space Age, by Paul Dickson. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2009.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 03, 2021
Origin Early US lunar, planetary, and heliospheric missions including the first to Jupiter and Saturn, 1958-1997.
Last Updated Feb 09, 2021 5:51 PM