Name details

Wyatt, Isla

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

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

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Chile Gazetteer Id 106497

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

La Expedición de John Rymill en 1936 la denominó isla South. Una Expedición Británica la renombró en el año 1948 con su actual nombre en recuerdo del vicealmirante Sir Arthur G. N Wyatt, hidrógrafo de la Armada Británica entre los años 1945-1950. Isla de unas 5 millas de largo por 2 de ancho ubicada a 8 millas al NE de isla Webb y al S de isla Day. La cima de la isla es aguda de piedra desnuda, sobresaliente del manto de hielo que cubre totalmente la isla.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 20' 00.0" S
- 67.33333°
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Longitude:
67° 40' 00.0" W
- 67.66667°
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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:
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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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