Name details

Mount Roper

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 130936

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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

A prominent peak, 3660 m, between Mount Hooker and Salient Peak in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by the New Zealand Geographic Board (1994) after Charles A. (Cas) Roper, member of the summer party at Scott Base, 1976-77; officer-in-charge and senior scientific officer, winter party 1980; New Zealand scientist who oversaw Scott Base laboratory programs for 20 years.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 07' 09.0" S
- 78.11917°
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Longitude:
162° 45' 16.0" E
162.75444°
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Altitude:
3660 m
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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-1995

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