Name details

Anderson Scarp

Anderson Scarp (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Anderson Scarp  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 135602

Feature type: Escarpment (2f)

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 acclivity and cliff (935 m) about 0.8 mi (1.3km) W of Hall Bluff on the Dais, Wright Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys. Named by US-ACAN (2004) after Kent Anderson, Albuquerque Seismological Laboratory, U.S. Geological Survey, Albuquerque, NM, from 1992; played a key role in the installation of the VNDA seismograph station (Bull Pass, near Lake Vanda) in the early 1990s.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 33' 00.0" S
- 77.55000°
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Longitude:
161° 21' 00.0" E
161.35000°
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Altitude:
935 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:
30-Nov-2004

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