Name details

Taniwha Cove

Taniwha Cove (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Taniwha Cove  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134371

Feature type: Cove (3)

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 U-shaped cove within Couzens Bay, at the north eastern end of the Churchill Mountains. Its entrance is bounded at the east by Senia Point and Mount Tadpole rises above its western shores. Taniwha is the Mäori word for a creature/monster of the deep, often used mythologically.

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Location

Latitude:
80° 30' 00.0" S
- 80.50000°
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Longitude:
160° 40' 00.0" E
160.66667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Feb-2003

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