Name details

Mount Windle

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 133775

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.

Narrative

An ice-covered peak rising to 1,970 m on the S side of Ferrar Glacier. It surmounts the most western massif of Cathedral Rocks in the N part of Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named in 1992 by US-ACAN in association with Chaplains Tableland (q.v.) after Lt. D.L. Windle, USN, chaplain with the 1963 winter party at McMurdo Station.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 54' 00.0" S
- 77.90000°
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Longitude:
162° 18' 00.0" E
162.30000°
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Altitude:
1970 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1992

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