Name details

Matchless Mountain

Matchless Mountain (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Matchless Mountain  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 128530

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A mountain which rises to 1,140 m on the S margin of the Fry Glacier, at the juncture of Atka Glacier, in Convoy Range, Victoria Land. The name was suggested by New Zealand geologist Christopher J. Burgess, leader of a 1976-77 VUWAE geological party to this locality, and refers to the matchless view of the surrounding area obtained from the summit of this mountain.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
76° 38' 00.0" S
- 76.63333°
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Longitude:
161° 35' 00.0" E
161.58333°
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Altitude:
1140 m
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Map

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-1993

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