Name details

McPhail Turrets

McPhail Turrets (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

McPhail Turrets  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 136989

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.

Narrative

77°28¿15¿S, 162°42¿E to 77°27¿30¿S, 162°46¿E. Distinctive rock formations extending over the north-eastern end of Nichols Ridge, located in north-east Asgard Range, and south of Lake Brownworth. New name for an unnamed feature. Named after Rob McPhail for his outstanding and significant contribution to New Zealand's Antarctic activities as a helicopter pilot operating on the ice for the past 20 field seasons.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 28' 15.0" S
- 77.47083°
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Longitude:
162° 42' 00.0" E
162.70000°
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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 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-Jun-2010

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