Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Saxum, saxa: Gamayun Saxum on Bennu

Gamayun Saxum

Feature Name Gamayun Saxum
Clean Name Gamayun Saxum
Feature ID 15916
Target Bennu
Feature Type Saxum, saxa
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Slavic
Quad -
Reference [565] - The Element Encyclopedia of Magical Creatures: The Ultimate A-Z of Fantastic Beings from Myth and Magic, by John Matthews and Caitlyn Matthews: Barnes and Nobles, New York, page 346, 2005.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 26, 2020
Origin Slavic prophetic bird, symbol of wisdom and knowledge; she is depicted as a large bird with a woman's head.
Last Updated Mar 30, 2020 12:33 PM

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