Template:Geography

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Geography
Featured In {{{books}}}

The {{geography}} infobox template can be used to describe geographical features, usually landforms - mountains, bodies of water, etc.

Template[edit]

{{geography
|map= / image=
|type= 
|era=
|region=
|world= / earth=
|universe=
|books=
}}


Parameters[edit]

Highlighted lines indicate mandatory parameters. On lines with multiple parameters (e.g. |world= / earth=) pick only the one most appropriate.

{{Geography}} Parameters
Parameter Description Examples
map
or
image
Use this to display a relevant map or image hosted on the Coppermind.

See Help:Infoboxes for further details.

|image=ashmount.png

type Use this to specify the type (e.g. river, mountain, plain) of the geographical feature. Apply a category if possible.

Note: You can ignore this parameter on pages that are themselves geographical features, e.g. laits or the Chasm.
See #Types for common values.

|type={{cat tag|Mountains}}

era If the geographical feature is known to exist only during a specific era of the world, use this to indicate which one. This mostly applies to Scadrial and Roshar.

|era=[[Mistborn Era 2]]
|era=[[Silver Kingdoms]]

region Use this to describe the region where the geographical feature can be found.

Note: Automatically generates a link. To bypass this, use 'region.
See Help: Infoboxes for further details.

|region=Shattered Plains

world
or
earth
Use this to specify the planet where the geographical feature can be found.

Note: Automatically generates a link. To bypass this, use 'world.
See Help:Infoboxes for further details.

|world=Roshar
|earth=Reckoners
|'world=Mars

universe Use this to indicate the (connected) universe where the geographical feature can be found.

See Help: Infoboxes for further details.

|universe=[[Cosmere]]
|universe=Skyward universe
|universe=''Standalone''

books Use this to indicate which book or series the geographical feature is featured in.

See Help: Infoboxes for further details.

|books=[[Mistborn Era 1]]
|books=[[The Stormlight Archive]]
|books=[[Firefight]]


Types[edit]

Some common geographical feature types include:

  • {{cat tag|Mountains}} - including mountain ranges and volcanoes
  • {{cat tag|Water body}} - seas, rivers, lakes, oceans
  • {{cat tag|Subsurface geography}} - caverns, tunnels, caves
  • {{cat tag|Island}}s
  • {{cat tag|Forests}}
  • Plains, valleys, deserts


Categories & Tags[edit]

Pages that make use of the {{geography}} template will be added to Category: Locations.