Name details

Cape Chavanne

Chavanne, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cape Chavanne  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108172

Feature type: Cape

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

NW side of Mill Inlet, Foyn Coast, was photographed from the air by RARE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in 1947; in association with the names of Antarctic bibliographers grouped in this area, named after Josef Chavanne (1846-1902), Austrian polar bibliographer, joint author with A. Karpf (Karpf Point, q.v.) and F.R. v. Le Monnier (Monnier Point, q.v.) of Die Literatur ber die Polar-Regionen der Erde (Wien, 1878) (APC, 1955, p.7; BA chart 3570, 27.vi.1952; DCS 601 sheet 66 64, 1955). Cabo Chavanne (Argentina. MM chart 110, 1957; Pierrou, 1970, p.285). Mys Shavanna (Soviet Union. MM chart, 1961). Mys Shavann (Soviet Union. AA, 1966, Pl. 24).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 59' 00.0" S
- 66.98333°
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Longitude:
64° 43' 00.0" W
- 64.71667°
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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 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:
Unknown
Date approved:
22-Jan-1951

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