Name details

Emerald Crag

Emerald Crag (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Emerald Crag  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108676

Feature type: Crag

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

Low rocky crag approx. 100 m. long, extending W-E with a small waterfall at its W end. It is bound by White Eagle Glacier approx. 200 m. to the S. Exposed by recent retreat of the White Eagle Glacier, King George Island, South Shetland Islands. Notable for its distinctive emerald rock. (APC, 1998).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 08' 11.7" S
- 62.13658°
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Longitude:
58° 07' 57.5" W
- 58.13264°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
15-Feb-1998

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