Name details

Horney Bluff

Horney Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Horney Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 126705

Feature type: Bluff (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 conspicuous ice-free bluff about 15 mi long, extending eastward along the north side of Byrd Glacier from Merrick Glacier toward Cape Kerr. Named by US-ACAN for Capt. Harry R. Horney, Admiral Byrd's chief of staff on USN Operation Highjump, 1946-47.

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Location

Latitude:
80° 09' 00.0" S
- 80.15000°
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Longitude:
159° 40' 00.0" E
159.66667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1965

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