Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Collis, colles: Columbia Colles on Pluto

Columbia Colles

Feature Name Columbia Colles
Clean Name Columbia Colles
Feature ID 16088
Target Pluto
Feature Type Collis, colles
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [641] - The History of the American Space Shuttle, by Dennis R. Jenkins: Schiffer Military Publications, ISBN-13: 978-0764357701 (2019).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 27, 2022
Origin First fully operational US space shuttle, launched first on April 12, 1981, and lost during re-entry on February 1, 2003.
Last Updated Jun 07, 2022 11:25 PM