Name details

Robinson Heights

Robinson Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Robinson Heights  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 130861

Feature type: Heights (2b)

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

The mainly ice-covered heights (2,170 m), elliptical in plan and 15 mi long, which rise S of Anare Pass and form the NW end of the Admiralty Mountains. Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy photography, 1960-63. Named by US-ACAN for Edwin S. Robinson, USARP geophysicist at McMurdo Sound in 1960. He participated in a number of geophysical traverses, including his leadership of the South Pole Station Traverse, 1962-63.

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Location

Latitude:
71° 22' 00.0" S
- 71.36667°
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Longitude:
166° 40' 00.0" E
166.66667°
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Altitude:
2170 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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-1964

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