Name details

Kreutz Snowfield

Kreutz Snowfield (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Kreutz Snowfield  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 135378

Feature type: Snowfield (12)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

An intermontane snowfield 5 km sq, Cruzen Range, Victoria Land. The snowfield is bounded to the south by Forsyth Peak, to the west by Victoria Upper Névé, to the north by Mount Leland, and to the east by Mount Isaac. Named by US-ACAN (2005) after Karl J. Kreutz, Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Maine, Orono, ME, who investigated late Holocene climate variability from Siple Dome ice cores, three field seasons 1994-97; from Taylor Glacier and Clark Glacier ice cores, two seasons 2003-05.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 17' 30.0" S
- 77.29167°
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Longitude:
161° 15' 30.0" E
161.25833°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
12-Sep-2005

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