Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Rosetta Planitia on Pluto

Rosetta Planitia

Feature Name Rosetta Planitia
Clean Name Rosetta Planitia
Feature ID 16082
Target Pluto
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
European (Multiple ET)
Quad -
Reference [637] - Rosetta: European Space Agency spacecraft: https://www.britannica.com/topic/Rosetta-European-Space-Agency-spacecraft
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 27, 2022
Origin Rosetta mission, the first mission to orbit and land a spacecraft on a comet.
Last Updated Jun 07, 2022 6:18 PM