Name details

Ménier, Isla

Ménier, Isla (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ménier, Isla  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 105932

Feature type: Island (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

El grupo de islas fue descubierto por la Expedición Francesa, dirigida por el Dr. Jean B. Charcot entre los años 1903-1905, quien le dio el nombre de la isla Ménier. El nombre Ménier se aplica aquí a la más grande de estas islas. Isla de aproximadamente de 7 cables de largo y 5 cables de ancho, la cual es la más grande de un pequeño grupo de las islas situadas cerca de la boca de bahía Flandres y aproximadamente 5 millas al NE de cabo Renard. Es una isla alta, cubierta casi completamente de nieve.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 59' 00.0" S
- 64.98333°
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Longitude:
63° 36' 00.0" W
- 63.60000°
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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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