Name details

Edisto, Rocas

Edisto, Rocas (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Edisto, Rocas  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 134894

Feature type: Rock (5)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Levantadas en 1947 por el FIDS. El nombre se aplica por extensión del de la mayor de estas rocas, la que lo recibió del FIDS y corresponde al nombre del USS "Edisto", rompehielo de la Operación Windmill de la Armada de los Estados Unidos, la que visitó bahía Margarita en febrero de 1948 y ayudó en el relevo de las partidas de la RARE y del FIDS en la isla Stonington. Grupo de rocas bajas que se ubican a aproximadamente a 1,2 milla al SW del extremo W de la isla Neny, en la bahía Margarita, frente a la costa W de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 13' 00.0" S
- 68.21667°
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Longitude:
67° 07' 00.0" W
- 67.11667°
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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 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:
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Date approved:
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