Name details

Goodge Col

Goodge Col (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Goodge Col  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 136058

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

A broad ice-covered col at 3600 m elevation between the S side of Mount Shinn and the Vinson Massif in the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. The col is relatively level, 1.5 miles wide, and is easily identified from positions east and west of the range. Named by US-ACAN (2006) after John W. Goodge, Assistant Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Minnesota, Duluth; USAP investigator of the evolution of the East Antarctic shield, mid 1980s to 2006.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 28' 00.0" S
- 78.46667°
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Longitude:
85° 38' 00.0" W
- 85.63333°
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Altitude:
3600 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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-2006

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