Name details

Swett, Isla

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

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

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Chile Gazetteer Id 106336

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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

Narrative

Fue denominada por la II Expedición Antártica Chilena, que se desarrolló entre los años 1947-1948, en honor al subteniente Francisco Swett Madge, oficial de maniobras del transporte "Rancagua", que integraba la Comisión. Se localiza entre isla Horn e isla Rozas en rada Covadonga.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 18' 00.0" S
- 63.30000°
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Longitude:
57° 54' 00.0" W
- 57.90000°
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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 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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