Name details

Leda Ridge

Leda Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Leda Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127902

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

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 ridge running NE-SW on the W side of Ganymede Heights, E of Jupiter Glacier, in E Alexander Island. The ridge was photographed from the air by RARE in 1947 and was mapped from the photographs by FIDS in 1960. Named by UK-APC after Leda, a satellite of Jupiter, in association with Jupiter Glacier.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 52' 00.0" S
- 70.86667°
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Longitude:
68° 32' 00.0" W
- 68.53333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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