Name details

Green Mesa

Green Mesa (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Green Mesa  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 125915

Feature type: Mesa (2h)

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

An ice-free mesa of 1 mi extent, located 0.9 mi WSW of Canfield Mesa in the W part of Insel Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (1997) after William J. Green, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, who from the 1968-69 season made studies of lakes and streams in Taylor Valley and Wright Valley, including a geochemical analysis of the Onyx River and Lake Vanda with Donald E. Canfield (Canfield Mesa) in 1980-81, 1986-87, and 1987-88; co-editor (with E. Imre Friedmann) of Physical and Biogeochemical Processes in Antarctic Lakes, Antarctic Research Series, Vol. 59, American Geophysical Union, 1993.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 26' 00.0" S
- 77.43333°
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Longitude:
161° 03' 00.0" E
161.05000°
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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-1997

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