Name details

Lowry Massif

Lowry Massif (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lowry Massif  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134320

Feature type: Massif (2c)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A compact block of ridgelines without a prominent culminating summit, rising to approximately 1800m on the south side of Byrd Glacier. The unit is 5km long and stands 5km south south-west of Mount Tuatara. A section of Shackleton Limestone was measured here by USAP geologist Edmund Stump, November 21, 2000. Named after geologist Patrick H Lowry, a member of Stump's Arizona State University field parties, 1977-78 and 1978-79, the latter season in the Byrd Glacier area.

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Location

Latitude:
80° 37' 00.0" S
- 80.61667°
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Longitude:
158° 12' 00.0" E
158.20000°
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Altitude:
1800 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Feb-2003

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