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Hello, Agilkia

Eight days before Rosetta’s lander Philae is scheduled to touch down on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, and a name has been chosen for the landing site: Agilkia. The landing site, previously known as ‘Site J’, is named for Agilkia Island,...

Naming Site J – Update

We're one step closer to knowing the name of Philae's landing site. By the time the competition closed, we had received more than 8000 proposals for a new name for the location, currently known as Site J....

Name Site J!

ESA and its Rosetta mission partners are inviting you to suggest a name for the site where lander Philae will touch down on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on 12 November. As the location of the first soft landing of...