Name details

Zonda Towers

Zonda Towers (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Zonda Towers  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 133986

Feature type: Nunatak (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.

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Narrative

An E-W trending rock ridge, 4 mi long, between Zonda Glacier and Eureka Glacier on the Rymill Coast, Palmer Land. The eastern section of the ridge rises to 825 m and is notable for four rock towers. The feature was photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1966, and was surveyed by BAS, 1971-72. Named by UK-APC in 1977 in association with Zonda Glacier.

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Location

Latitude:
69° 34' 00.0" S
- 69.56667°
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Longitude:
68° 18' 00.0" W
- 68.30000°
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Altitude:
825 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
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Approval status

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