Name details

Gagarin Mountains

Gagarin Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Gagarin Mountains  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 125481

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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 linear group of mountains, trending in a N-S direction for 10 mi between the Kurze and Conrad Mountains of the Orvin Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Mapped from air photos and surveys by NorAE, 1956-60. Remapped from surveys and air photos by the SovAE, 1960-61, and named for Soviet astronaut Yuriy A. Gagarin.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 57' 00.0" S
- 71.95000°
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Longitude:
9° 23' 00.0" E
9.38333°
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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1970

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