Name details

Pyne Glacier

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114172

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

Glacier next E of Robson Glacier in Gonville and Caius Range. Flows N and joins Mackay Glacier system SW of The Flatiron. Named after Alex Pyne, recipient of the Polar Medal for services in Antarctic geological and in particular glacial research since 1977; currently works at Victoria University's Antarctic Research Centre in Wellington.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 04' 00.0" S
- 77.06667°
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Longitude:
162° 18' 00.0" E
162.30000°
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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:
4-Nov-1999

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