Does anyone know the name of the planet (the Engineer Homeworld?) where the crew intercepts the radio signal when on their way to Origae-6?

I think I read somewhere that it is called Paradise, but I can't find anything official.

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There is no name for it.

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Aside from a code-name, which identifies its sector and region, it has no name. From the wiki:

As the crew repairs the damage to the ship, they pick up a radio transmission from a nearby unknown planet.

What you may be thinking about is the movie's description:

Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world.


Edit: From SynthNorbert's answer, I've actually checked the soundtrack and it mentions the planet as being Planet 4. How accurate this information might be, or whether this is just a generic description (like, it's the 4th planet from the sun in that Solar System), I cannot tell. But it is yet another denomination for the Engineer's home planet.

  • What was the code-name? Just curious. @BlueMoon93 – AKLeón May 23 '17 at 16:26
  • You can barely see it in the image, below Unknown Planet. 9722-3298 or something similar. I don't have an HD version of the image, so I can't be sure – BlueMoon93 May 23 '17 at 18:28
  • Thanks, I will accept this as the correct answer until there is new information. – Francisco V. May 28 '17 at 18:52

I remember before it zoomed in on the Engineer planet, you saw a few others planets nearby. And they were labeled as, what looked like a "C" followed by a 3 digit #, much like LV426 (Alien) and LV223 (Prometheus).

I'm assuming they're how the human race sort where planets are, in correlation to Earth.

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    Do you have any source? A screenshot maybe? – Silver Bebs Jun 1 '17 at 7:02

If you look at the soundtrack, you'll see the planets classification is Planet 4.

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    Hi, welcome to the site. Perhaps you can add a link or image to the soundtrack to help enhance your answer? – Longshanks May 23 '17 at 19:57

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