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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Adlivun Cavus
Clean Name Adlivun Cavus
Feature ID 15676
Target Pluto
Feature Type Cavus, cavi


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -14.93 °
Southmost Latitude -15.87 °
Eastmost Longitude 189.21 °
Westmost Longitude 188.46 °
Diameter 21.40 km
Center Latitude -15.40 °
Center Longitude 188.86 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Aug 08, 2017
Continent North America
Culture Inuit
Origin Underworld in Inuit myths.
Reference [345] - Encyclopedia of Imaginary and Mythical Places, by Theresa Bane: McFarland, 2014.
Updated Sep 15, 2017 1:01 PM

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