Name details

Reilly Ridge

Reilly Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Reilly Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130660

Feature type: Ridge (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.

Narrative

Prominent rock ridge about 7 mi long on the NE side of Lanterman Range, Bowers Mountains. The ridge descends from the heights just E of Mount Bernstein and forms a part of the SW wall of Sledgers Glacier. Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by US-ACAN for Cdr. Joseph L. Reilly, USN, officer in charge of the winter support party at McMurdo Station. 1964.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 32' 00.0" S
- 71.53333°
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Longitude:
163° 18' 00.0" E
163.30000°
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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 Institution:
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Source Person:
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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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