Name details

Dory Nunatak

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113176

Feature type: Nunatak (2b)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An isolated sandstone nunatak, 1.2 mi long, rising above the SW part of Flight Deck Neve, 1.5 mi SW of Dotson Ridge, in Convoy Range, Victoria Land. One of a group of nautical names in Convoy Range. So named by a 1989-90 NZARP party because the feature appears to be sailing in the midst of the glacier neve like a small boat.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
76° 47' 00.0" S
- 76.78333°
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Longitude:
161° 18' 00.0" E
161.30000°
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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:
1-Jan-1992

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