Name details

Mount Gniewek

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1333

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A conspicuous, ice-covered, flat-topped mountain standing at the northern side of Carlyon Glacier, 11 km south-west of Mount Keltie. Mapped from air photographs taken by the US Navy. Named by USACAN after J.J. Gniewek, geomagnetician, who wintered at Little America V in 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 19' 59.9" S
- 79.33330°
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Longitude:
158° 57' 00.0" E
158.95000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
27-Aug-1975

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