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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Rosetta Planitia
Clean Name Rosetta Planitia
Feature ID 16082
Target Pluto
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -11.34 °
Southmost Latitude -33.27 °
Eastmost Longitude 166.48 °
Westmost Longitude 147.92 °
Diameter 480.00 km
Center Latitude -22.31 °
Center Longitude 157.22 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 27, 2022
Continent Europe
Culture European (Multiple ET)
Origin Rosetta mission, the first mission to orbit and land a spacecraft on a comet.
Reference [637] - Rosetta: European Space Agency spacecraft:
Updated Jun 07, 2022 6:18 PM

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