Name details

Relict Lake

Relict Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Relict Lake  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110835

Feature type: Water body

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

SSE of Pendulum Cove, Deception Island, formed part of the cove at the time of Kendall's survey in January-March 1829 (Kendall, 1831, map facing p.64), but was later cut off from the sea; was called Laguna Colocolo by CAE after a place in Chile (Chile. IGM map, 1947); resurveyed by FIDS in December 1953 and named descriptively Relict Lake (APC, 1958, p.6; DOS 310 Deception Island sheet, 1960). Laguna Calocolo [sic] (Zavatti, 1958, Tav. 9).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 56' 30.5" S
- 62.94181°
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Longitude:
60° 35' 18.2" W
- 60.58839°
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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:
4-Sep-1957

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