Sanavirón Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Sanavirón Island (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 Northeast Glacier, SE of Debenham Islands, Marguerite Bay, Fallières Coast, was charted by AAE, 1950-51, as two small islands (probably because of the grounding nearby of an iceberg), to which the name Islotes Sanavirón was applied after the Argentine tugboat Sanavirón, used for a hydrographic survey of the area (Argentina. MM chart 116, 1952; Pierrou, 1970, p.646); re-charted as one island by an RN Hydrographic Survey Unit from John Biscoe in 1966 and from HMS Endurance in 1972. Sanaviron [sic] Island (BA, 1972, p.40; chart 3213, 10.viii.1973; APC, 1974, p.6). Sanavirón Island (APC, 1986, p.4).
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