Flora and fauna of Tekuo

Their similarities and differences from those of Earth.

The lifeforms of the planet Tekuo are broadly similar to those of Earth. This is not surprising, as they share similar homes.

Earth and Tekuo are rocky planets. Both have seas and magnetic fields. Both have oxygen and carbon dioxide in their atmosphere. They orbit at a similar distance from a sun of similar size.

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Geophysics of Tekuo : more hard sums

The planet’s size, mass and composition, and how they affect the locals.

Readers may recall that an earlier post, Tekuo, astronomy and hard sums, looked at the planet Tekuo and its place in the solar system of Ayu. This post looks more closely at the planet itself.

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Tekuo: what and where?

How to get there, looking around and meeting the locals.

Tekuo is an Earth-like planet, inhabited by sentient hominids. It is a little smaller than our world and orbits its sun in 385.33 days. Its leading civilisations, like Mohai, are at a slightly higher level of development than ours.

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The islands of Mohai

Some basic information.

The archipelago of Mohai lies to the east of the continent of Aheku on the planet Tekuo. It consists of four main islands: Itoa, Kẽpa, Pheku and Sumahi along with many smaller ones. Mohai lies in the tropical zone and has a monsoon climate.

It has an area of 326,510 square kilometres (126,065 square miles) and a population of 26.2 million. This works out at 80.2 people per square kilometre. It has a similar area, population and population density to the African state of Ivory Coast.

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Tekuo, astronomy and hard sums

Some basic information about the planet.

My study area lies on Tekuo, an Earth-like planet inhabited by sentient hominids. Tekuo is one of six planets orbiting a class G2 sun, known as Ayu. The first three planets in the system are rocky. Tekuo is the second of these. Three gas giants lie in the outer part of the system. Tekuo lies in the habitable zone.

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