Name details

Jonkers Mesa

Jonkers Mesa (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Jonkers Mesa  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135276

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.

Narrative

Lobed, NE-SW aligned mesa about 8 km long between Ekelöf Point and Cape Gage. Height c. 350-450 m.a.s.l. Capped by three contiguous snow domes that are diminishing in size. Named after Dr Hendrik Albert Jonkers (b.1952); BAS palaeontologist and expert in Antarctic Pectinid fossils.

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Location

Latitude:
64° 11' 12.0" S
- 64.18667°
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Longitude:
57° 09' 30.0" W
- 57.15833°
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Altitude:
400 m
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Nov-1906

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