Maurstad Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Maurstad Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
W coast of Renaud Island, Biscoe Islands, N of Malmgren Bay, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of sea-ice specialists grouped in this area, named after Alf Maurstad (b.1901), Norwegian geographer and author of "Atlas of sea ice" (Geofysiske Publikasjoner (Oslo), Vol.10, No.11, 1935) (APC, 1959a, p.9; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). Punta Micalvi, so called by CAE, 1947, probably after the Chilean tender Micalvi (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.200).
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