Name details

Brien Rocks

Brien Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Brien Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 122938

Feature type: Rock (2b)

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 rock outcrops lying 6 mi W of Caudal Hills, in Victoria Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by US-ACAN for Robert J. Brien, aviation electronics technician with USN Squadron VX-6 at McMurdo Station, 1966.

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Location

Latitude:
73° 13' 00.0" S
- 73.21667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
161° 23' 00.0" E
161.38333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1969

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