Name details

Mount Bursik

Bursik, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Bursik  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 123130

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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

Central peak (2,500 m) of the Soholt Peaks, in the Heritage Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and USN air photos, 1961-66. Named by US-ACAN for Capt. Vlada D. Bursik, USN, Deputy Commander, USN Support Force, Antarctica, during Deep Freeze 1966.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 43' 00.0" S
- 79.71667°
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Longitude:
84° 23' 00.0" W
- 84.38333°
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Altitude:
2500 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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-1966

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