Name details

Bastion Peak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 122265

Feature type: Buttress (2d)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Ice-capped peak, 1,610 m, with rocky exposures on its S and E sides, which forms a buttress to the plateau escarpment W of Morrison Glacier, on the E coast of Graham Land. Charted in 1947 and given this descriptive name by the FIDS. It was photographed from the air during 1947 by the RARE under Ronne.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 10' 00.0" S
- 66.16667°
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Longitude:
63° 35' 00.0" W
- 63.58333°
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Altitude:
1610 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1952

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