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Planetary Names: Regio, regiones: Tombaugh Regio on Pluto

Tombaugh Regio

Feature Name Tombaugh Regio
Clean Name Tombaugh Regio
Feature ID 15668
Target Pluto
Feature Type Regio, regiones
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 49.61 °
Southernmost Latitude -35.39 °
Easternmost Longitude 233.44 °
Westernmost Longitude 139.05 °
Diameter 2300.00 km
Center Latitude 7.62 °
Center Longitude 183.22 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Aug 08, 2017
Origin Clyde William; American astronomer, discoverer of Pluto (1906–1997).
Last Updated Sep 15, 2017 12:43 PM

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