Name details

Menelaus Ridge

Menelaus Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Menelaus Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 128796

Feature type: Ridge (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

Snow-covered ridge having four small summits, 1,370 m, between Mount Agamemnon and Mount Helen in the Achaean Range of central Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Surveyed in 1955 by the FIDS and named by the UK-APC for Menelaus, husband of Helen and younger brother of Agamemnon in Homer's Iliad.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 35' 00.0" S
- 64.58333°
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Longitude:
63° 40' 00.0" W
- 63.66667°
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Altitude:
1370 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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-1963

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