Name details

Pearce Dome

Pearce Dome (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pearce Dome  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110538

Feature type: Dome

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

Dome shaped mountain rising to approx. 789.3m, situated approx. 875m WNW of Khufu Peak and 1.06km E of Blodwen Peak, Fossil Bluff, Alexander Island. Named after C.J. Pearce, a Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey Meteorologist who was a member of the first party to spend the winter at Fossil Bluff in 1961. (APC, 1998).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 19' 59.0" S
- 71.33306°
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Longitude:
68° 20' 52.0" W
- 68.34778°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Apr-1998

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