Name details

Flett Buttress

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 125198

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

A rock crag rising to 905 m northwest of Mount Haddington, James Ross Island. It provides the highest exposure of volcanic rock on the island. Named by the UK-APC in 1987 after William R. Flett, geologist on Operation Tabarin at Deception Island (Base Leader), 1943-44, and Hope Bay, 1944-45.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 07' 00.0" S
- 64.11667°
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Longitude:
57° 49' 00.0" W
- 57.81667°
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Altitude:
905 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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