Name details

The Keyhole

Keyhole, The (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

The Keyhole  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113695

Feature type: None recorded.

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 narrow ice-carved slot between the Adams Glacier and Hidden Valley. It provides the only low-level entrance to Hidden Valley, and is the key to easy passage between Lake Miers and Ward Glacier. Named by the VUWAE, 1960-61, who used it on several occasions during the summer of 1960/61.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 07' 00.0" S
- 78.11667°
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Longitude:
163° 41' 00.0" E
163.68333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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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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