Name details

Smellie Peak

Smellie Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Smellie Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 135365

Feature type: Peak

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

Isolated triangular peak 2km NE of Stickle Ridge and 2.8 Km South of San José Pass, James Ross Island. Height c. 695 m a.s.l. has a conspicuous deep red pyroclastic unit on the north face. Named after Prof John L. Smellie (b.1953), senior BAS volcanologist and Project Leader, in charge of geological work on the James Ross Island Volcanic Group from 2000 to present.

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Location

Latitude:
63° 55' 54.0" S
- 63.93167°
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Longitude:
57° 55' 12.0" W
- 57.92000°
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Altitude:
695 m
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Map

Source

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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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