Name details

Honores Rock

Honores Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Honores Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109361

Feature type: Rock

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 2m above sea level SW of Ferrer Point, Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, was charted by CAE, 1946-47, and named Islote Honores after Cabo 1° Cocinero [=first cook] Arsenio Honores, of the CAE patrol ship Iquique at the time (Chile. DNH chart 500, 1951; IHA, 1974, p.154). Islote Cocinero Honores (Chile. DNH chart 1405, 1961). The rock was recharted by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from HMS Protector in 1964. Honores Rock (BA chart 1774, 18.vii.1968; APC, 1974, p.4).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 30' 10.0" S
- 62.50278°
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Longitude:
59° 42' 42.0" W
- 59.71167°
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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:
3-Nov-1971

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