Ackley Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Ackley Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point (8)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Feature n.23 in ACAN minutes of 19/06/2000. An ice-covered point 1 mi SE of Cone Hill on the E side of Hut Point Peninsula, Ross Island. The point is elevated at the juncture with McMurdo Ice Shelf. Named after US-ACAN in 2000 after Stephen F Ackley, Snow and Ice Division, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL), Hanover, New Hampshire, a USAP field ice specialist who worked in McMurdo Sound and diverse parts of the Southern Ocean for more than 20 years, dating from the 1976-77 austral season.
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