Name details

Hooper Crags

Hooper Crags (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hooper Crags  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113571

Feature type: Crag (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

A small spur 3 miles in length in the Royal Society Range, 10 miles south-south-east of Mt Huggins, and 8 miles north-north-east of Mt Cocks. Named in 1963 by ACAN for Lieut Benjamin F Hooper, helicopter pilot who wintered over at McMurdo Station in 1960.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 25' 00.0" S
- 78.41667°
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Longitude:
162° 43' 00.0" E
162.71667°
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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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Date approved:
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