Name details

Chester Lake

Chester Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Chester Lake  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108180

Feature type: Water body

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.

Narrative

Lake approximately 250 m. x 300 m. at its widest, 700 m. W of Chester Cone, 300 m. S of Midge Lake, on Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island, South Sheltland Islands. Studied by the Swedish and British paleolimnologists, a major location for aquatic moss Drepanocladus on Byers Peninsula, named in association with Chester Cone (APC, 1993).

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Location

Latitude:
62° 38' 08.7" S
- 62.63575°
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Longitude:
61° 05' 54.4" W
- 61.09844°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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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:
2-Dec-1993

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