Name details

The Minaret

Minaret, The (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

The Minaret  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 128935

Feature type: None recorded.

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

Steep rock pinnacle, 1,065 m, on the ridge extending NE from Mount William in the southern part of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Surveyed by the FIDS in 1944 and again in 1955. The name, given by the UK-APC, is descriptive of the shape of the summit.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 46' 00.0" S
- 64.76667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 39' 00.0" W
- 63.65000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
1065 m
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1963

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