Name details

Sainte-Blanche, Île

Sainte-Blanche, Île (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sainte-Blanche, Île  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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France Gazetteer Id 107396

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

Île, appelée auparavant Îlot de la Sainte-Blanche, située dans le fond de la baie Pierre-Lejay, à l'ouest de l'île du Navigateur, près de la falaise de glace côtière. Nom donné en raison des mesures gravimétriques qui y furent effectuées pour la première fois le jour de la sainte Blanche, le 9 juillet 1958 (calendrier des P.T.T. de l'époque).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 40' 50.0" S
- 66.68056°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
139° 53' 40.0" E
139.89444°
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Altitude:
11 m
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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1958

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