Name details

Fluke Ridge

Fluke Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Fluke Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108854

Feature type: Ridge

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

narrow rock ridge rising to c. 300 m on the N side of Flask Glacier near the terminus, on Oscar II Coast, Graham Land. One of several names in the area from Melville's novel Moby Dick which reflect a whaling theme (APC, 1988).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 45' 00.0" S
- 65.75000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 28' 00.0" W
- 62.46667°
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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:
15-Feb-1988

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