Entities (such as schools, universities, companies, associations, NGO's, school clubs and societies, organisations etc) should visit the form below and nominate up-to 3 pairs (one for the star and one for the exoplanet) of names.
The process to select the names that you entity will propose, is up-to your entities own internal procedures. If you wish to hold an internal competition or voting etc, is completely up to you, as long as the 3 pairs of names are compliant to the rules of this project (as displayed below) and are accepted by your entity as the exoworld names that will be representing your entity.
Individuals (citizens or permanent residents of Cyprus) should visit the form below and nominate a pair of names (one for the star and one for the exoplanet) of their choosing.
The two names of a pair should have an obvious relation between them and be connected to Cyprus in some way i.e. geographical, cultural etc. These must be compliant to the rules of this project (as set below).
Please note that we will select the best names via a committee and put them forward for voting to a committee and the public!
Star Type: Yellow Dwarf
Estimated Size: 0.993 x the radius of Jupiter
Planet Type: Gas Giant
Press Conference on 29 Aug 2019
Nominating and voting through Sep - Oct 2019
The shortlist will be announced in November 2019
The final selection will take place in November 2019
The selected name will be officially announced in December 2019