Name details

Palisade Valley

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 129805

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.

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Narrative

Valley about 2 mi long and 1,000 m high, dominated for its entire length by a large dolerite sill, situated at the SW side of Pleasant Plateau and 3 mi NE of Bastion Hill in the Brown Hills. Explored by VUWAE, 1962-63, and so named because of resemblance to the Palisades bordering the Hudson River near New York.

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Location

Latitude:
79° 47' 00.0" S
- 79.78333°
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Longitude:
158° 26' 00.0" E
158.43333°
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Altitude:
1000 m
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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-1968

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