Name details

Lake Vanda

Vanda, Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lake Vanda  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114635

Feature type: Water body (11)

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 lake, 5 miles long, in the middle of the Wright Valley. Named by the VUWAE, 1948-59. Vanda was the name of a dog, used by Dr Bull, leader of this expedition, in the British North Greenland Expedition.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 32' 00.0" S
- 77.53333°
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Longitude:
161° 33' 00.0" E
161.55000°
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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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