Name details

Cape Murray

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

Cape Murray  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129231

Feature type: Cape (8)

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 mainly ice-covered coastal bluff at the N side of the mouth of Carlyon Glacier, on the W side of the Ross Ice Shelf Discovered by the BrNAE (1901-04) and named for George R.M. Murray, temporary director of the scientific staff of the expedition, who had accompanied the Discovery as far as Cape Town.

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Location

Latitude:
79° 35' 00.0" S
- 79.58333°
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Longitude:
160° 11' 00.0" E
160.18333°
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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-1947

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