Kaminuma Crag (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Kaminuma Crag (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Crag (2b)
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:
A craggy, island-like nunatak, 0.75 mi long, rising to 1,750 m in the uppermost neve area of the Newall Glacier, Asgard Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (1997) after Japanese geophysicist Katsutada Kaminuma, Professor of Earth Sciences, National Institute of Polar Research, Tokyo, who worked eight field seasons in the McMurdo Sound region: two seasons with the Dry Valleys Drilling Project, 1974-75, 1975-76; one season with Antarctic Search for Meteorites, 1976-77; five seasons with International Mount Erebus Seismic Survey, 1979-80, 1982-83, 1983-84, 1985-86, 1986-87.
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