Name details

Morelli Ridge

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 129090

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

A ridge, 2.7 mi long, that extends N from Hoehn Peak into the upper part of Bartley Glacier, in Asgard Range, Victoria Land. Named by US-ACAN (1997) after Frank A. Morelli, Bioscience and Planetology Section, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, who studied the surface distribution of microorganisms in soils of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, 1970-71 field season; member of the environmental monitoring team for the Dry Valley Drilling Project, 1973-74.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 36' 00.0" S
- 77.60000°
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Longitude:
162° 16' 00.0" E
162.26667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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-1997

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