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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Regio, regiones: Tlanuwa Regio on Bennu

Tlanuwa Regio

Feature Name Tlanuwa Regio
Clean Name Tlanuwa Regio
Feature ID 15890
Target Bennu
Feature Type Regio, regiones
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Cherokee
Quad -
Reference [562] - Native American Legends of the Southeast: Tales from the Natchez, Caddo, Biloxi, Chickasaw, and Other Nations, 5th ed., by George E. Lankford, University of Alabama Press, 2011.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 31, 2020
Origin Cherokee (Southeast USA), giant birds who scattered the Earth with pieces of serpent which turned into standing pillars of rocks.
Last Updated Mar 12, 2020 12:30 PM

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