Name details

Mount Hush

Hush, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Hush  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 136687

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

A steep ice-free mountain, 1400m, joined by a col to the central-east part of Kuivinen Ridge, Saint Johns Range, Victoria Land. The mountain extends east-north-east 1.6km into Ringer 2d. Topographic map: Mount Mahony (1:50,000). Named by US-ACAN (2007) after Michael Hush and Christine Hayslip Hush, husband and wife team, who served the U.S. Antarctic Program a combined 33 years between 1988 and 2007 as members of the U.S. Navy Air Development Squadron VXE-6 at McMurdo Station and later with Antarctic Support Associates and Raytheon Polar Services.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 14' 30.0" S
- 77.24167°
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Longitude:
161° 46' 00.0" E
161.76667°
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Altitude:
1400 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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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