Name Details: Matador Mountain (United States Gazetteer)

Matador Mountain

United States Gazetteer Id 128529

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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 prominent, ice-free mountain, 1,950 m, standing at the S side of the mouth of Gallup Glacier where the latter enters Shackleton Glacier. Named by F. Alton Wade, leader of the Texas Tech Shackleton Glacier Expedition (1962-63) because all three members of the party were affiliated with this college. "Matador" is the general name for the student body at Texas Technological College.

Location

Latitude:
85° 10' 00.0" S
-85.167°
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Longitude:
176° 50' 00.0" W
-176.833°
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Altitude:
1950 m
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Region:
Not recorded

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Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1964

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