Name details

Price Terrace

Price Terrace (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Price Terrace  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 135703

Feature type: Terrace (2h)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A relatively level ice-free area c. 1.5 km sq between LaBelle Valley and Berkey Valley, Cruzen Range, Victoria Land. The terrace rises to 1250 m, about 750 m above Barwick Valley close at south. Named by US-ACAN (2005) after P. Buford Price, Physics Department, University of California at Berkeley, a USAP principal investigator for cosmic-ray studies near McMurdo Station, 1989, and neutrino astrophysics research at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, 1991.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 19' 40.0" S
- 77.32778°
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Longitude:
161° 18' 00.0" E
161.30000°
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Altitude:
1250 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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Sep-2005

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