Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Bumba on Rhea

Bumba

Feature Name Bumba
Clean Name Bumba
Feature ID 918
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Bushongo
Quad -
Reference [40] - Primal Myths: Creating the World, by Barbara C. Sproul: Harper and Row, New York, 1979.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Bushongo; dwelt in primordial waters; vomited up sun, moon, stars, animals, and men. Showed man how to make fire.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM