Name details

Mount Askin

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 138237

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

High (c.3020 m) flat-topped mountain between Dartmouth Peak and Mount Aldrich on the main ridge of Britannia Range.

Named For

Named by US-ACAN after Rosemary A. Askin, geologist, Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University.

Location

Latitude:
80° 10' 32.5" S
- 80.17568°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
157° 53' 10.0" E
157.88611°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
1:50000
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
18-Jul-2017

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