Name details

Soyuz-17 Cliff

Soyuz-17 Cliff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Soyuz-17 Cliff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 138249

Feature type: Cliff

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

A prominent rock cliff, 7 km long, on the N side of Carlyon Glacier in Cook Mountains. The cliff is 9 km WNW of Cape Murray and rises to c. 500 meters.

Named For

Named after the Soviet spacecraft Soyuz 17 of January 17, 1975.

Location

Latitude:
79° 31' 49.2" S
- 79.53034°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
159° 47' 36.4" E
159.79345°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
PGC
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
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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