Name details

Mahaka Ponds

Mahaka Ponds (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mahaka Ponds  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 136183

Feature type: Water body (11)

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

Two ponds close together at the S end of Conrad Ledge in The Fortress, Cruzen Range, Victoria Land. The NZGB revised its 2005 decision of Greenfield Ponds to Mahaka Ponds in 2006. Mahaka is a Maori word meaning twin, which is a descriptive name for the two ponds in close proximity.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 18' 14.0" S
- 77.30389°
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Longitude:
160° 51' 45.0" E
160.86250°
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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-2006

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