Name details

Mount Reece

Reece, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Reece  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130630

Feature type: Mountain (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.

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Narrative

Sharp, ice-free peak, 1,085 m, standing 4 mi W of Pitt Point. It is the highest point of a ridge forming the S wall of Victory Glacier on the S side of Trinity Peninsula. Charted in 1945 by the FIDS and named for Alan Reece, leader of the FIDS Deception Island base in 1945, and meteorologist and geologist at the Hope Bay base in 1946. Reece, a member of the NBSAE, 1949-52, was killed in an airplane accident in the Canadian Arctic in 1960.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 50' 00.0" S
- 63.83333°
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Longitude:
58° 32' 00.0" W
- 58.53333°
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Altitude:
1085 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1952

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