Name details

Sagehen Nunataks

Sagehen Nunataks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sagehen Nunataks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 131119

Feature type: Nunatak (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.

Narrative

A roughly triangular group of hills rising to c. 150 m above base level on the E side of Holdsworth Glacier, 5 mi N of McNally Peak, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN aerial photographs, 1960-64. Visited by a USARP-Arizona State University geological field party, 1978-79, and named after the Sagehen, mascot of Pomona College, Claremont, CA, the alma mater of Scott G. Borg, one of the field party members.

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Location

Latitude:
86° 30' 00.0" S
- 86.50000°
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Longitude:
153° 15' 00.0" W
-153.25000°
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Altitude:
150 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Person:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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