Name details

Kenney Nunatak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 127343

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.

Narrative

A conspicuous nunatak rising in Waddington Glacier, 1.5 mi SSW of Ugolini Peak, Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN in 1994 after Frank J. Kenney, USGS cartographer, member of USGS field team for the International Global Positioning System (GPS) Campaign at Byrd Station, McMurdo Station, and Pine Island Bay area, 1991-92. The team established the first continuous-tracking GPS reference station in Antarctica.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 04' 00.0" S
- 78.06667°
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Longitude:
161° 30' 00.0" E
161.50000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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-1995

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