Name details

Khufu Corrie

Khufu Corrie (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Khufu Corrie  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127382

Feature type: Cirque (15)

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 cirque roughly 0.3 mi by 0.3 mi formed between Drune Hill to the N and Khufu Peak to the S. It was referred to as Fossil Bluff Glacier in scientific reports in the early 1960s, and is sometimes referred to today as Moraine Corrie and Moraine Corrie Valley. The name is derived from the nearby feature named Khufu Peak.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 19' 00.0" S
- 71.31667°
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Longitude:
68° 19' 00.0" W
- 68.31667°
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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1999

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