Name details

Mount Calais

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 123208

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.

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Narrative

Massive mountain, 2,345 m, at the NW side of Schokalsky Bay in the NE part of Alexander Island. First roughly surveyed in 1909 by the FrAE under Charot, who named it for the French city. The mountain was resurveyed in 1948 by the FIDS.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 11' 00.0" S
- 69.18333°
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Longitude:
70° 15' 00.0" W
- 70.25000°
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Altitude:
2345 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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-1956

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