Name details

Heil Valley

Heil Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Heil Valley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 136666

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An ice-free valley 2.5km long that indents the northern part of V-shaped Mount Littlepage, Head Mountains, Victoria Land. Topographic map: Skew Peak (1:50,000). Named by US-ACAN (2007) after Joseph J. Heil III, supervisor of the communications center at McMurdo Station for 11 austral summers from 1993; he served 18 summers and two winters in support of the U.S.Antarctic Program 1987-2007.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 11' 30.0" S
-77.19167°
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Longitude:
160° 04' 00.0" E
160.06667°
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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 Name:
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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

new adopted name (Wendy, 13.6.08)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Apr-2008

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