Name details

Don Quixote Pond

Don Quixote Pond (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Don Quixote Pond  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 124438

Feature type: Water body (11)

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 pond located 1.1 mi NE of Dais Col in North Fork, Wright Valley, Victoria Land. A whimsical name applied in juxtaposition to Don Juan Pond. The name appears in various reports on the locality published in the 1970s, including those by Keros Cartwright and Henry Harris, Illinois State Geological Survey, who studied the hydrogeology of this area in three field seasons, 1973-76.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 32' 00.0" S
- 77.53333°
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Longitude:
161° 09' 00.0" E
161.15000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1997

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