Name details

Haydn Inlet

Haydn Inlet (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Haydn Inlet  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 126314

Feature type: Inlet (3)

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

Ice-filled inlet indenting the W coast of Alexander Island between Mozart and Handel Ice Piedmonts. It is 27 mi long and 12 mi wide at the mouth, narrowing toward the head. First seen from the air and roughly mapped by the USAS, 1939-41. Resighted from the air and photographed by the RARE, 1947-48, and remapped from these photos by Searle of the FIDS in 1960. Named by the UK-APC for Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1808), Austrian composer.

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Location

Latitude:
70° 13' 00.0" S
- 70.21667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
70° 45' 00.0" W
- 70.75000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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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-1961

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