Laktionov Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Laktionov Island (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
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:
Island 2 mi long, lying 4 mi NE of Jurva Point, Renaud Island, in the Biscoe Islands. First accurately shown on an Argentine government chart of 1957. Named by the UK-APC in 1959 after Aleksandr F. Laktionov (d. 1965), Soviet sea ice specialist in the Arctic and Antarctic Institute, Lenigrad, 1927-65 (Head, Department of Oceanography, Ice Forecasting and River Mouths).
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