Name details

Jones Ice Shelf*

Jones Ice Shelf* (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Jones Ice Shelf*  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109549

Feature type: Ice shelf

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

former ice shelf in Jones Channel (q.v.), Loubet Coast (APC, 1986, p.3). Underwent continuous retreat 1979 - 2005, Landsat etm satellite imagery in March 2005 showed that all of the shelf ice had disappeared.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 30' 00.0" S
- 67.50000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 01' 00.0" W
- 67.01667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Dec-1982

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