Name details

Crater Lake

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108344

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

water-filled crater on SW side of Port Foster, Deception Island, was so named following survey by FIDS, 1953-54 (APC, 1959a, p.5; DOS 310 Deception Island sheet, 1960). Lago Craterica [translation of English name] (Casertano, 1964, p.34, map Fig. 1).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 58' 58.7" S
- 62.98297°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 39' 57.5" W
- 60.66597°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
7-Jul-1959

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