Name details

Station Nunatak

Station Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Station Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111377

Feature type: Station

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

rising to 165m SW of the SwAE station on Snow Hill Island, was surveyed by SwAE in 1902 and named Stations Nunatak (Nordenskjöld, 1911b, Karte 3). Stellen Nunataks [=station nunataks], Snow Hillnunatak, apparently also referring to this feature (Nordenskjöld, 1911b, p.98, 156). The nunatak was resurveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in September 1952. Station Nunatak (APC, 1958, p.6; DOS 610 sheet W 64 56, 1961).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 22' 44.0" S
- 64.37889°
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Longitude:
57° 02' 00.0" W
- 57.03333°
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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:
Unknown
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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