Name details

Petes, Columna

Petes, Columna (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petes, Columna  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Chile Gazetteer Id 135070

Feature type: None recorded.

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

Esta columna fue, presumiblemente, una marca terrestre bien conocida por los primeros cazadores de focas en la isla Decepción y aparece en la carta dibujada por el teniente E. N. Kendall, del "Chanticleer", en 1829. El nombre le fue puesto en 1951 por el Comité Británico de Nombres Antárticos y corresponde al del oficial piloto Petes St. Louis, piloto del FIDS en 1949-1950. Pilar rocoso ubicado inmediatamente al E y a unos 3 cables de punta Fildes en el lado N de la entrada a puerto Foster, isla Decepción, en las islas Shetland del Sur.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 00' 00.0" S
- 63.00000°
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Longitude:
60° 33' 00.0" W
- 60.55000°
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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:
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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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