Name details

Cape Selborne

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

Cape Selborne  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114350

Feature type: Cape (8)

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, rounded snow cape with high cliffs from which hills rise to the mountains about 30 miles wouth-westward, forming the southern entrance to Barne Inlet on the western edge of the Ross Ice Shelf. Discovered and name by the NAE, 1901-04, in December 1902 for William Waldegrave Palmer Selborne, Second Earl Selborne, who entered the Cabinet as First Lord of the Admiralty in 1900.

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Location

Latitude:
80° 23' 00.0" S
-80.38333°
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Longitude:
160° 45' 00.0" E
160.75000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
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Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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