Name details

Rester Peak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 130699

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.

Narrative

Named after A. Carl Rester, astrophysicist, Institute for Astrophysics and Planetary Exploration, University of Florida. Responsible for the instrumentation of a huge astrophysical observation balloon that was launched over Antarctica in 1988.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 10' 00.0" S
- 78.16667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 37' 00.0" E
162.61667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1995

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