Matsuyama Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Matsuyama Rocks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island
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:
off Stefan Ice Piedmont, Loubet Coast, were photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Detaille Island", 1956-59; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Motonori Matsuyama (1884-1958), Professor of Geology and Geophysics, Kyoto University, Japan, who made laboratory studies of the crystal forms of ice in 1920 and who was also an authority on palaeomagnetism (APC, 1960, p.6; BA, 1961, p.188; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/10, 1-DOS 1979).
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