Name details

Nielsen Fjord

Nielsen Fjord (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Nielsen Fjord  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129405

Feature type: Fjord (3)

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 fjord 2 mi wide between Cape North and Gregory Bluffs on the N coast of Victoria Land. Named by ANARE for Capt. Hans Nielsen, master of the M.V. Thala Dan used in exploring this coast, 1962.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 42' 00.0" S
- 70.70000°
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Longitude:
165° 50' 00.0" E
165.83333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1964

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