Name details

Reade Peak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 130596

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Peak, 1,060 m, rising 1 mile S of Sonia Point and Flandres Bay, on the W coast of Graham Land. Mapped by the FIDS from photos taken by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1956-57. Named by the UK-APC in 1960 for Joseph B. Reade (1801-70), English pioneer of photography, who obtained photographs on paper coated with silver nitrate, developed with gallic acid and fixed with hyposulphate of soda, in 1837.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 06' 00.0" S
- 65.10000°
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Longitude:
63° 29' 00.0" W
- 63.48333°
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Altitude:
1060 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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-1965

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