Name details

Dayné Peak

Dayné Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Dayné Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108450

Feature type: Peak

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

rising to 730m in S Wiencke Island, Danco Coast, was photographed and roughly mapped by BeAE in February 1898 (Lecointe, 1903, Carte, 5; 1905, Pl. 12); named Sommet Dayné by FAE, 1903-05, after Pierre Dayné, Italian Alpine guide and a member of the expedition (Charcot, 1906b, p.472). Pic Dayné (Matha and Rey, 1911, Pl. 3 and map following p.616). Dayné Peak (USBGN, 1951, p.16; APC, 1958, p.4; BA chart 3572, 25.vii.1958). Mount Dayné (USHO, 1943, p.133). Pico Dayné (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.284; Pierrou, 1970, p.297; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.94). Monte Dayné, Dainé (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.270, 270a). The peak was resurveyed by FIDS from Norsel in April 1955. Dayne [sic] Peak (BA, 1958, p.84).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 54' 00.0" S
- 64.90000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 35' 00.0" W
- 63.58333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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:
4-Sep-1957

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