Name details

Staten Island Heights

Staten Island Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Staten Island Heights  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 132110

Feature type: Heights (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

A predominently flat, ice-covered upland between the Greenville and Alatna Valleys in the Convoy Range of Victoria Land. Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and Navy air photos. Named by US-ACAN in 1964 for the USS Staten Island, an icebreaker in the American convoy to McMurdo Sound in several seasons beginning in 1956-57.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
76° 49' 00.0" S
- 76.81667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
160° 57' 00.0" E
160.95000°
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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-1965

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