Name details

Mount Rees

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 130636

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A mountain (2314 m) which rises above the cliffs at the west side of Koettlitz Névé, 3.5 miles SSW of Mount Talmadge, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after Margaret N. Rees, geologist, University of Nevada, who conducted studies in the Transantarctic Mountains, including the Skelton Glacier area of Victoria Land, and in the Ellsworth Mountains in several field seasons, 1984-96.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 29' 00.0" S
- 78.48333°
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Longitude:
162° 29' 00.0" E
162.48333°
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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:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1994

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