Name details

Araon Valley

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

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

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The Gazetteer of Korea Id 137306

Feature type: Valley (2g)

Origin

This name originates from Korea, Republic of. It is part of the The Gazetteer of Korea and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The name came from the icebreaker Araon which plowed through a glaciers, and reflected a intention to cut through valley with glaciers.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 13' 30.0" S
- 62.22500°
Accurate to 2m
Longitude:
58° 45' 20.0" W
- 58.75556°
Accurate to 2m
Altitude:
130 m
Accurate to 2m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Sejong 2
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
1:5000
Source Institution:
National Geographic Information Institute
Source Person:
Kim, Kyoung-Soo
Source Publisher:
National Geographic Information Institut
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Named by Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
6-Dec-2010

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