Name details

Lester Peak

Lester Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lester Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 127966

Feature type: Peak (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.

Narrative

A prominent snow-free peak at the S side of Hyde Glacier in the Edson Hills, Heritage Range. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1961-66. Named by US-ACAN for Lester A. Johnson, meteorologist at Little America V Station in 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 49' 00.0" S
- 79.81667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
83° 42' 00.0" W
- 83.70000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1966

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