Name details

Hollister Peak

Hollister Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hollister Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 136094

Feature type: Peak (2d)

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 sharp peak (4729 m) in the central part of the summit plateau of Vinson Massif, 1.2 mi S of Mount Vinson. Named by US-ACAN (2006) after Charles Davis Hollister (1936-99), geologist, oceanographer and member of the 1966-67 American Antarctic Mountaineering Expedition that made the first ascent of Vinson Massif and other high mountains in the Sentinel Range.

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Location

Latitude:
78° 32' 43.0" S
- 78.54528°
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Longitude:
85° 35' 19.0" W
- 85.58861°
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Altitude:
4279 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-2006

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