Tianliao Moon World

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Tianliao Moon World
田寮月世界
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Badlands formation in Tianliao
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Tianliao Moon World
Taiwan
Location Tianliao, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Coordinates 23°53′13.4″N120°23′08.0″E / 23.887056°N 120.385556°E / 23.887056; 120.385556 Coordinates: 23°53′13.4″N120°23′08.0″E / 23.887056°N 120.385556°E / 23.887056; 120.385556
Geology Badlands

The Tianliao Moon World (Chinese :田寮月世界; pinyin :Tiánliáo Yuè Shìjiè) is an area of badlands in Tianliao District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

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Name

The area is named Moon World because its surface resembles the surface of the Moon. [1]

History

The formation was formed after years of rain and stream erosion. [1] [2]

Facilities

The area features the Mudstone Geography Center at the entrance, providing information regarding the details of mudstone. It also has footpath for strolling and hiking around the area. [3]

Transportation

The area is accessible by bus from Gangshan Station of Kaohsiung MRT or Tainan Station of Taiwan Railways. [4]

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References

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