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Planetary Names: Palus, paludes: Hyecho Palus on Pluto

Hyecho Palus

Feature Name Hyecho Palus
Clean Name Hyecho Palus
Feature ID 15870
Target Pluto
Feature Type Palus, paludes
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Korea
Quad -
Reference [553] - Hyecho’s Journey: The World of Buddhism, by Donald Lopez, Jr., University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 03, 2020
Origin Korean traveler and scholar, who crossed the Asian continent from China to Arabia and back (724-727), and documented the journey in his journals (704–787).
Last Updated Jan 03, 2020 1:48 PM