Name details

Watlack Hills

Watlack Hills (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Watlack Hills  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 133465

Feature type: Hill (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.

Narrative

A line of mainly ice-free hills, 10 mi long, bounded by the White Escarpment, Splettstoesser Glacier, and Dobbratz Glacier, in the Heritage Range. Named by the University of Minnesota Geological Party to these mountains, 1963-64, for Chief Warrant Officer Richard G. Watlack, pilot with the 62nd Transportation Detachment, who assisted the party.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
79° 26' 00.0" S
- 79.43333°
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Longitude:
85° 22' 00.0" W
- 85.36667°
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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 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-1966

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