Name details

Láinez, Cabo

Láinez, Cabo (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Láinez, Cabo  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 105793

Feature type: Point (8)

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

Fue descubierto por la Expedición Antártica Francesa, que guiaba el Dr. Jean B. Charcot, entre los años 1908-1910 y llamado así por Manuel Láinez, senador de la República Argentina, y fundador del periódico "El Diario". Promontorio escarpado rocoso de una altura de 900 metros que forma el extremo W de isla Pourquoi-Pas al W de la costa de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 42' 00.0" S
- 67.70000°
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Longitude:
67° 48' 00.0" W
- 67.80000°
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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 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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