Name details

Relict Lake

Relict Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Relict Lake  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130668

Feature type: Water body (11)

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

Small lake lying SE of Pendulum Cove on Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. So named by the UK-APC in 1957 because when Lt. E.N. Kendall made his survey of Deception Island in January-March 1829, Pendulum Cove extended inland to this lake, which has since been cut off from the sea.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 57' 00.0" S
- 62.95000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
60° 36' 00.0" W
- 60.60000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1963

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