Name details

Mount Umbriel

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 133053

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

Peak, 1,500 m, overlooking the head of Venus Glacier in the E part of Alexander Island. First mapped from air photos taken by the RARE 1947-48 by Searle of the FIDS in 1960. Named by the UK-APC from association with nearby Uranus Glacier, Umbriel being one of the satellites of Uranus.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 36' 00.0" S
- 71.60000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
68° 53' 00.0" W
- 68.88333°
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Altitude:
1500 m
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Images

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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-1961

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