Name details

Borg Bastion

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 122740

Feature type: Buttress (2f)

Origin

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

Narrative

Prominent summit (3,730 m) on Johns Hopkins Ridge, standing 1.7 mi NW of Mount Rucker in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1994 after Scott G. Borg, a geologist who conducted field investigations in Antarctica, 1978-1994; from 1992, Program Manager for Polar Earth Sciences, Office of Polar Programs, NSF.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 10' 00.0" S
- 78.16667°
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Longitude:
162° 29' 00.0" E
162.48333°
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Altitude:
3730 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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:
1-Jan-1995

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