Name details

Emerald Icefalls

Emerald Icefalls (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Emerald Icefalls  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135234

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Icefalls extending northeastwards from Cardozo Cove, along the N side of Ezcurra Inlet, Admiralty Bay, King George Island, South Shetland Islands. The name refers to beautiful colours of serracked icefalls. So called by PAE, 1980 (APC, 2003).

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Location

Latitude:
62° 09' 00.0" S
- 62.15000°
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Longitude:
58° 33' 57.6" W
- 58.56600°
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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:
Unknown
Date approved:
16-Dec-1903

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