Name details

Stewart Peak

Stewart Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stewart Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114458

Feature type: Peak (2d)

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 sharp coastal peak that rises to 1097 m on the S side of New Harbor, McMurdo Sound, Victoria Land. It is the E-most summit in the range of hills flanking the S side of Ferrar Glacier. Named after James R. Stewart, Diving Safety Officer of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, who has been Principal Advisor on Research Diving for the NSF's Office of Antarctic Programs, 1967 to the present (1999).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 44' 00.0" S
- 77.73333°
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Longitude:
163° 52' 00.0" E
163.86667°
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Altitude:
1097 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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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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