Name details

Hatcher Island

Hatcher Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hatcher Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 136079

Feature type: Island (5)

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

One of the Dailey Islands in McMurdo Sound; this one lies on the E side of Juergens Island, 2 mi E of West Dailey Island. Named after John H. Hatcher, III of ASA, who initiated a comprehensive waste management program for the USAP in 1992; he continued through 1999 as manager of the program.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 53' 00.0" S
- 77.88333°
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Longitude:
165° 04' 00.0" E
165.06667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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-2001

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