Name details

Mount Tennant

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 132551

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Conspicuous peak, 690 m, situated at the N end of Ronge Island, off the W coast of Graham Land. Discovered by the BelgAE under Gerlache, who charted Ronge Island in 1898. Named by members of HMS Snipe, following an Antarctic cruise in January 1948, for V. Admiral Sir William Tennant, then Commander-in-Chief of the America and West Indies Station.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 41' 00.0" S
- 64.68333°
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Longitude:
62° 41' 00.0" W
- 62.68333°
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Altitude:
690 m
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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1953

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