Name details

Hub Nunatak

Hub Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hub Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 126779

Feature type: Nunatak (2b)

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 beehive-shaped nunatak in the lower part of Lammers Glacier on Antarctic Peninsula. The feature is conspicuously located near the center of the Traffic Circle, a glacial depression which is notable for the series of prominent glaciers which flow toward, or eminate from it in a radial pattern. Discovered in 1940 by members of the East Base party of the U.S. Antarctic Service, 1939-41, who so named the nunatak because of its unique location in the Traffic Circle.

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Location

Latitude:
68° 37' 00.0" S
- 68.61667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 05' 00.0" W
- 66.08333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
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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-1956

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