Name details

Cruzen Range

Cruzen Range (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cruzen Range  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 135956

Feature type: Range (2c)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A mountain range that rises to 1600 m in Vashka Crag and extends W-E for 10 mi between Salyer Ledge and Nickell Peak in McMurdo Dry Valleys, Victoria Land. The range is bounded to N, E, S, and W by Clare Range, Victoria Valley, Barwick Valley, and Webb Glacier. Named by US-ACAN (2005) after Rear Adm. Richard H. Cruzen, commander of Task Force 68 during the U.S. Navy Antarctic Developments Project, 1946-47 (commonly called Operation Highjump).

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Location

Latitude:
77° 19' 00.0" S
- 77.31667°
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Longitude:
161° 10' 00.0" E
161.16667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
1-Jan-2005

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