Name details

Catenary Nunatak

Catenary Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Catenary Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 123374

Feature type: Nunatak (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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A nunatak 1 mi SW of Monastery Nunatak on the S side of Quartermain Mountains, Victoria Land. One of a group of names in the area associated with surveying applied in 1993 by NZGB; catenary being the curve in which a survey chain hangs when it is suspended between two points at the same level.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 59' 00.0" S
- 77.98333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
160° 31' 00.0" E
160.51667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1993

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