Name details

Inoceramus Point

Inoceramus Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Inoceramus Point  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109467

Feature type: Point

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

South eastern point at entrance to Carlsson Bay, James Ross Island. The point is backed by a ridge extending along the SE of Carlsson Bay, of which the lower section contains Cretaceous sedimentary rocks notable for the giant fossil mussels of the genus Inoceramus (APC, 1993).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 25' 30.0" S
- 64.42500°
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Longitude:
58° 02' 00.0" W
- 58.03333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
2-Dec-1993

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