Name details

Bonert, Islote

Bonert, Islote (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bonert, Islote  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 105207

Feature type: Rock (5)

Origin

This name originates from Chile. It is part of the Chile Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

La Expedición Antártica Chilena de 1947, que efectuó un completo levantamiento de la bahía Chile, lo llamó islote Cap. Bonert, por el grado y nombre del capitán de corbeta Federico Bonert Holzapfel, segundo comandante del buque expedicionario transporte "Angamos" y, anteriormente, integrante de la Expedición del Servicio Antártico de los EE.UU. de 1939-1941, al mando del contraalmirante Richard E. Byrd, USN (Ret). En 1951 se cambió a islote Bonert, para evitar el nombre compuesto. Es el islote central de tres que están ubicados al E de la punta Fort Williams, límite occidental de la entrada a la bahía Chile, isla Greenwich, islas Shetland del Sur.

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Location

Latitude:
62° 27' 00.0" S
- 62.45000°
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Longitude:
59° 41' 00.0" W
- 59.68333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
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Approval status

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