Name details

Rey Jorge, Isla

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

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

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Chile Gazetteer Id 106159

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

Su nombre data del año 1820 y se le dio por el entonces soberano reinante de Inglaterra. Mide 44 millas de largo por 15 de ancho, es la más extensa de las islas Shetland del Sur. La isla es de aspecto macizo y altura moderada, máxima 655 mts. Está totalmente cubierta por una gruesa capa de hielo de la que sobresalen algunos picachos.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 03' 00.0" S
- 62.05000°
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Longitude:
58° 15' 00.0" W
- 58.25000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
Unknown

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