Name details

Munita, Península

Munita, Península (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Munita, Península  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 135040

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

Fue cartografiada por la V Expedición Antártica Chilena, en los años 1950-1951, recibiendo su nombre por el capitán de navío Diego Munita Whittaker, Armada de Chile, comodoro de la Expedición a bordo del AP. "Angamos". Península baja de piedra negra, situada sobre la costa E del canal Aguirre Cerda, costa de Danco, unida al continente por un istmo que queda cubierto en pleamar. A su alrededor quedan los fondeaderos de caleta Gloria.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 00.0" S
- 64.81667°
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Longitude:
62° 52' 00.0" W
- 62.86667°
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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 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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