Name details

Johnson Col

Johnson Col (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Johnson Col  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127121

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A col at about 1,800 m, located 2 mi WSW of Mount Farrell in the central part of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. First mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1957-59. Named by US-ACAN for Earl F. Johnson, utilitiesman, USN, at the South Pole Station in 1957.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 22' 00.0" S
- 78.36667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
85° 10' 00.0" W
- 85.16667°
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Altitude:
1800 m
Unknown precision

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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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