Name details

Lishness Peak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 128099

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A peak (2,200 m) near the S end of the Sentinel Range of the Ellsworth Mountains, rising at the E side of Nimitz Glacier, 1 mi SE of Wilson Peak. First mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1957-59. Named by US-ACAN for Alton R. Lishness, radio operator on a USN R4D exploratory flight to this area on Jan. 28, 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 53' 00.0" S
- 78.88333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
84° 45' 00.0" W
- 84.75000°
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Altitude:
2200 m
Unknown precision

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-1961

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