Name details

Chiloé Point

Chiloé Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Chiloé Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108184

Feature type: Point

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

S side of Beascochea Bay, Danco Coast, was named Punta Chiloé by CAE, 1947, after the province of Chiloé, Chile (Chile. DNH chart LI, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.75); photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57. Punta Colastiné, so called by AAE after the naval battle in 1821 (Argentina. MD, 1978, letter C). Chiloé Point (APC, 1980, p.3).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 31' 00.0" S
- 65.51667°
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Longitude:
63° 59' 00.0" W
- 63.98333°
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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 Scale:
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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:
8-Dec-1977

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