Name details

Siefker Ridge

Siefker Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Siefker Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 131590

Feature type: Ridge (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

A rugged ridge 6 mi long, extending NW from the W part of Anderson Massif in the Heritage Range. Named by the University of Minnesota Geological Party to these mountains, 1963-64, for electronics technician Dennis R. Siefker, USN, who was in charge of the automatic weather station at the party's camp at Camp Hills.

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Location

Latitude:
79° 09' 00.0" S
- 79.15000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
85° 19' 00.0" W
- 85.31667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
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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-1966

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