Name details

Rudolph Glacier

Rudolph Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rudolph Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110970

Feature type: Glacier

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

flowing N into Andvord Bay, Danco Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of photogrammetry grouped in this area, named after Paul Rudolph (1858-1935), German mathematical optician who designed the first anastigmatic lens, introduced by Zeiss in 1889, and the Tessar lens, introduced by Zeiss in 1902 (APC, 1960, p.7; BA chart 3566, 25.viii.1961).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 54' 00.0" S
- 64.90000°
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Longitude:
62° 26' 00.0" W
- 62.43333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Sep-1960

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