Name details

Mollweide Glacier

Mollweide Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mollweide Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113941

Feature type: Glacier (12)

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 steep glacier 1 mi S of Mount Kowalczyk, descending W from Hobbs Ridge into Blue Glacier, in Victoria Land. The name is one of a group in the area associated with surveying applied in 1993 by the NZGB. Named from the Mollweide projection, an equal area map projection with the parallels and central meridian being straight lines.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 57' 00.0" S
- 77.95000°
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Longitude:
163° 45' 00.0" E
163.75000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1992

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