Name details

Redcliff Nunatak

Redcliff Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Redcliff Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114213

Feature type: Nunatak (2b)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A red granite ridge, about 550m high, rising about 4 miles east of Mt Suess along the southern flank of Mackay Glacier in Victoria Land. Charted and named on 28 December 1912 by the Granite Harbour Geological Party, led by Taylor of the BAE, 1910-13, because of its colour.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 02' 00.0" S
- 77.03333°
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Longitude:
162° 03' 00.0" E
162.05000°
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Altitude:
550 m
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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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