Name details

Mount Tararua

Tararua, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Tararua  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 132478

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A prominent peak, 2,550 m, surmounting the SW part of Monteath Hills in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Climbed on Jan. 3, 1963 by the Southern Party of NZFMCAE, 1962-63, who named it after their parent mountain club, the Tararua Tramping Club, Wellington, New Zealand.

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Location

Latitude:
72° 08' 00.0" S
- 72.13333°
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Longitude:
166° 14' 00.0" E
166.23333°
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Altitude:
2550 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1964

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