Name details

Icenhower Ridge

Icenhower Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Icenhower Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134308

Feature type: Ridge (2d)

Origin

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:

Narrative

A broad, mainly ice-covered ridge that rises to over 1600 m between Yancey Glacier and Sennet Glacier in Britannia Range. Named by US-ACAN in association with Byrd Glacier and Sennet Glacier (q.v.), after Cdr. Joseph B. Icenhower, USN, captain of USS Sennet, a submarine (Central Group of Task Force 68) of USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, led by Admiral Byrd.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
80° 13' 00.0" S
- 80.21667°
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Longitude:
158° 25' 00.0" E
158.41667°
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Altitude:
1600 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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:
20-Feb-2001

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