Name details

Doran Stream

Doran Stream (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Doran Stream  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 124451

Feature type: Watercourse (10)

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

Meltwater stream, 3,000 m long, flowing N from an unnamed alpine glacier E of Sollas Glacier to Priscu Stream in Taylor Valley, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1996 after Peter T. Doran, paleolimnologist, Desert Research Institute (Reno, NV), who has conducted studies of the paleolimnology and climate of the McMurdo Dry Valleys from 1993.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 42' 00.0" S
- 77.70000°
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Longitude:
162° 34' 00.0" E
162.56667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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-1996

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