- For other uses, see Ceres.
Ceres was the smallest identified planetoid in the Sol system and the only one in the asteroid belt. It was discovered on January 1, 1801, and was named for the Roman goddess of mythology. This was the first asteroid to be colonized by Humans.
Ceres became the site of a UNSF base within 3 years after the founding of the service. (FASA RPG module: Star Fleet Intelligence Manual: Agent's Orientation Sourcebook)FASA calls it the United Nations Space Forces while the Spaceflight Chronology calls it the United Nations Solar Fleet.
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|orbital landmarks (planets, planetoids, moons & asteroids:||Sol (primary) • I. Mercury • II. Venus • III. Earth (Luna) • IV. Mars (Phobos • Deimos) • Sol asteroid belt (Ceres • Wrigley's Pleasure Planet) • V. Jupiter (Callisto • Europa • Ganymede • Io • Amalthea) • VI. Saturn (Enceladus • Rhea • Titan) • VII. Uranus (Ariel) • VIII. Neptune (Nereid • Triton) • Pluto (Charon • Hydra Elysium) • Oort cloud (Eris, Prosperine)|
|space stations & outposts:||Spacedock 1 • Utopia Planitia Fleet Yards • Jupiter Station • Starbase 1|