Name details

Sirius Knoll

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 131656

Feature type: Knoll (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

Conspicuous ice-covered knoll, 1,010 m, marking the NE end of Detroit Plateau in the central part of Trinity Peninsula. Charted in 1946 by the FIDS and named after Sirius, the dog star.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 43' 00.0" S
- 63.71667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
58° 36' 00.0" W
- 58.60000°
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Altitude:
1010 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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-1953

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