Name details

La Count Mountain

La Count Mountain (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

La Count Mountain  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127682

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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 mostly ice-free mountain, 1,875 m, forming the northern portion of Battleship (massif), located between Rotunda Glacier, Blankenship Glacier, and Ferrar Glacier in Victoria Land. The mountain was studied by USGS geologist Warren Hamilton during the 1958-59 season. Named in 1992 by US-ACAN after Ronald La Count, Manager, Polar Operations Section, Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, 1984-90.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 00' 00.0" S
- 78.00000°
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Longitude:
161° 42' 00.0" E
161.70000°
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Altitude:
1875 m
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Map

Source

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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1992

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