Name details

Channel, Islote

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

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

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Chile Gazetteer Id 105308

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

Esta roca fue cartografiada en 1935 por personal de la DI, en el "Discovery II", quienes le dieron el nombre Passage Rock, debido a que sirve como guía para los buques que pasan a través del paso Lautaro. Desde 1949, Chile usa el nombre islote Channel. Pequeño islote de piedra negra y de regular altura, situado a 5,5 cables al W de cabo Morris, extremo occidental de la isla Robert, abriéndose entre ambos el paso Lautaro, en islas Shetland del Sur.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 22' 00.0" S
- 62.36667°
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Longitude:
59° 43' 00.0" W
- 59.71667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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