Name details

Rott Inlet

Rott Inlet (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rott Inlet  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 137388

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Bay between Cape Sobral and Fothergill Point, east of the Detroit Plateau, on the Nordenskjöld Coast. The head of the bay is fed by Dinsmoor, Bombardier and Edgeworth glaciers. Named after Professor Helmut Rott, glaciologist at the University of Innsbruck, for his work on the break up of the Larsen Ice Shelf.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 27' 00.0" S
- 64.45000°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
59° 53' 00.0" W
- 59.88333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown The coordinates for this place name were derived from Map id 0 - This map does not exist in the SCAR Map Catalogue. in the SCAR Map Catalogue.
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Mar-2012

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