Name details

Nordwestliche Insel Mountains

Nordwestliche Insel Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Nordwestliche Insel Mountains  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129472

Feature type: Range (2a)

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 small, detached group of mountains, island-like in appearance, and forming the northern extremity of the Humboldt Mountains, in the Wohlthat Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the GerAE under Ritscher, 1938-39, and named Nordwestliche Insel (northwest island). The feature lies at the northwest extremity of the Wohlthat Mountains.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 27' 00.0" S
- 71.45000°
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Longitude:
11° 33' 00.0" E
11.55000°
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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:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1970

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