Name details

Njord Valley

Njord Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Njord Valley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129439

Feature type: Valley (2g)

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 high, mainly ice-free valley, 2 mi long, located E of Oliver Peak in the Asgard Range, Victoria Land. The NZ-APC approved the name in 1982 from a proposal by G.G.C. Claridge, soil scientist with the DSIR, New Zealand. One of several names in Asgard Range from Norse mythology; Njord being the father of the goddess Freya.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 37' 00.0" S
- 77.61667°
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Longitude:
161° 07' 00.0" E
161.11667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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