Name details

Mount Gale

Gale, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Gale  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 125493

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 promontory at the N end of Frecker Ridge in the Anare Mountains, Victoria Land. It stands at the S side of the confluence of Ludvig Glacier and Kirkby Glacier. Named by ANCA for Cdr. d'A.T. Gale, formerly of the RAN, hydrographic surveyor with the ANARE (Thala Dan) cruise that explored this coast, 1962.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 46' 00.0" S
- 70.76667°
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Longitude:
166° 12' 00.0" E
166.20000°
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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-1966

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