Name details

Caliente Hill

Caliente Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Caliente Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 136968

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Geothermally heated hill approx. 107 m.a.s.l., W of Albufera Lagoon and 400m inland from end of SW Fumerole Bay, Deception Island. Named colloquially as Cerro Caliente = Hot Hill by the Spanish scientists. Site of Antarctic Specially Protected Area No. 140 Sub-site C (APC 2010).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 58' 24.0" S
- 62.97333°
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Longitude:
60° 42' 42.0" W
- 60.71167°
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Altitude:
107 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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:
17-Mar-2010

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