Name details

Böllerberg

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

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

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Germany Gazetteer Id 106819

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

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

Narrative

Mountain in an aligned group of mountains between Mount Belolikov and Silversterberg, seperating Gannutz Glacier from Rennick Glacier, Oates Land, Victoria Land. Named during the German Antarctic North Victoria Land Expedition 1982/83 (Ganovex III).

Named For

Sharp report of cracking ice like a firecracker ('Böller') at that mountain on New Year's Eve 1981/82.

Location

Latitude:
70° 30' 00.0" S
-70.50000°
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Longitude:
162° 08' 00.0" E
162.13333°
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Altitude:
850 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 1984-JUN-13; 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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