Name details

Fang Buttress

Fang Buttress (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Fang Buttress  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 124984

Feature type: Buttress (2f)

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

Rock buttress immediately W of Molar Peak near the S end of the Osterrieth Range of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. The buttress has a small but prominent tooth-like rock in front of it and is a landmark for parties crossing William Glacier. Surveyed by the FIDS, 1955-57, and given this descriptive name by the UK-APC in 1959.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 41' 00.0" S
- 64.68333°
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Longitude:
63° 21' 00.0" W
- 63.35000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
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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-1971

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