Name details

Kipling Mesa

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135282

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

Roughly triangular mesa, up to 2.5 km in length, south of Rink Point and approx. 4 km NNW of Virgin Hill, Height approx. 450 - 550 m.a.s.l.. Named after Joseph Rudyard Kipling 1865-1936, author and poet who wrote The Jungle Book, and therefore named in association with other names in this area.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 54' 14.0" S
- 63.90389°
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Longitude:
58° 11' 32.0" W
- 58.19222°
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Altitude:
500 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Nov-1906

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