Name details

Mount Viets

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 133262

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 sharp pyramidal mountain over 3,600 m, standing 2 mi N of Mount Giovinetto in the main ridge of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Discovered by the Marie Byrd Land Traverse party, 1957-58, under C.R. Bentley, and named for Ronald L. Viets, geophysicist at Little America V Station in 1957.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 14' 00.0" S
- 78.23333°
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Longitude:
86° 14' 00.0" W
- 86.23333°
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Altitude:
3600 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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1960

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