Name Details: Markham Island (United States Gazetteer)

Markham Island

United States Gazetteer Id 128441

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A small but conspicuous island lying just off Oscar Point in the N part of Terra Nova Bay, Victoria Land. Discovered in February 1900 by the BrAE (1898-1900) under C.E. Borchgrevink, who named it for Sir Clements Markham.

Location

Latitude:
74° 36' 00.0" S
-74.600°
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Longitude:
164° 55' 00.0" E
164.917°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Region:
Not recorded

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Remote sensing:
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