Name details

Arthurson Bluff

Arthurson Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Arthurson Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 112683

Feature type: Bluff (2f)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A mostly ice-covered bluff overlooking the confluence of Ludvig Glacier and Kirkby Glacier from the W, near the N coast of Victoria Land. A helicopter landing was made here by an ANARE party led by Phillip Law, 1962. Named by ANARE for Capt. J. Arthurson, helicopter pilot with the expedition.

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Location

Latitude:
70° 45' 00.0" S
- 70.75000°
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Longitude:
166° 05' 00.0" E
166.08333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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