Name details

Vertigo Cliffs

Vertigo Cliffs (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vertigo Cliffs  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 133211

Feature type: Cliff (2f)

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

Spectacular, near vertical cliffs on the N coast of Vega Island. The cliffs rise to c. 200 m and extend W for 7 mi from Cape Well-met, broken by a cirque near the W end. Named allusively by UK-APC in 1987.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 48' 00.0" S
- 63.80000°
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Longitude:
57° 26' 00.0" W
- 57.43333°
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Altitude:
200 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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