Name details

Vestbanen Moraine

Vestbanen Moraine (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vestbanen Moraine  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 133223

Feature type: Moraine (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 medial moraine in Humboldt Graben, originating near Zwiesel Mountain and trending N in string-like fashion for 13 mi along the W flank of the Petermann Ranges, Wohlthat Mountains. First plotted from air photos by GerAE, 1938-39. Remapped by NorAE, 1956-60, and named Vestbanen (the west path). The feature is similar to Austbanen Moraine which parallels it 7 mi eastward.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 35' 00.0" S
- 71.58333°
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Longitude:
11° 59' 00.0" E
11.98333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1970

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