Name details

Lake Shchel

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1166

Feature type: Water body

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Bunger Hills. Charted by the SAE in 1956.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 13' 28.6" S
- 66.22461°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
101° 02' 49.3" E
101.04703°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E164_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:10000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
19-Jan-1989

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