Name details

Sirius Cliffs

Sirius Cliffs (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sirius Cliffs  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 131654

Feature type: Cliff (2f)

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 conspicuous isolated nunatak with steep rock cliffs all along its N face, located between Mount Lepus and Procyon Peaks on the S side of Millett Glacier, in Palmer Land. Named by UK-APC after the star Sirius in the constellation of Canis Major.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 33' 00.0" S
- 70.55000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 53' 00.0" W
- 66.88333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1976

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