Name details

Ballrücken

Ballrücken (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ballrücken  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Germany Gazetteer Id 106802

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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

Narrative

Ridge between the NNW heading ranges of Mount Soza and Jordanrücken (English name Adams Ridge), at the right side of Rennick Glacier, Explorers Range, Bowers Mountains, Victoria Land. Surveyed during the German Antarctic North Victoria Land Expedition 1979/80 (Ganovex I).

Named For

Garry Ball, New Zealand mountain guide during three Ganovex expeditions.

Location

Latitude:
71° 06' 00.0" S
-71.10000°
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Longitude:
162° 29' 00.0" E
162.48333°
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Altitude:
800 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Applied for name approval on (1981-JUL-15)/1984-JAN-06; factually checked and approved by Ständiger Ausschuss für geographische Namen (StAGN) (German PCGN) on 1985-MAR-05; finally approved by German National Committee of SCAR.

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Apr-1985

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