Name details

Karaali Rocks

Karaali Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Karaali Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127254

Feature type: Rock (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.

Narrative

A small group of rocks along the E side of the mainly snow-covered Coulter Heights. Located 5 mi E of Matikonis Peak in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by US-ACAN for Atok Karaali, ionospheric physicist at Plateau Station, 1968.

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Location

Latitude:
75° 22' 00.0" S
- 75.367°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
137° 55' 00.0" W
-137.917°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1974

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