Name details

Navigator Peak

Navigator Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Navigator Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129293

Feature type: Peak (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.

Narrative

A sharp and prominent peak, 1,910 m, standing 4 mi E of Zavis Peak in the N part of the White Escarpment, Heritage Range. So named by the University of Minnesota Geological Party to these mountains, 1963-64, because the peak served as a landmark to navigators and pilots returning to camp from flights in the southern part of the Heritage Range.

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Location

Latitude:
79° 23' 00.0" S
- 79.38333°
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Longitude:
85° 48' 00.0" W
- 85.80000°
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Altitude:
1910 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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1966

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