Name details

Mount Razorback

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

Mount Razorback  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114206

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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

The prominent mountain on the ridge dividing the north-west and south-west sources of the Benson Glacier, 10 miles north-east of Mt Gran. The highest Point is near the western end of a long summit ridge, which is steeply cliffed on the south side. The descriptive name was applied by the Northern Survey Party of the NZTAE, 1956-58, who used this feature as a reference point in October-November 1957.

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Location

Latitude:
76° 50' 00.0" S
- 76.83333°
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Longitude:
161° 18' 00.0" E
161.30000°
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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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