Name details

Mount Longhurst

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139273

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A prominent mountain, 2845m, standing west of Mill Mountain and forming the highest point of Festive Plateau in the Cook Mountains.

Named For

Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04) and named for Cyril Longhurst, secretary of the expedition.

Location

Latitude:
79° 26' 02.4" S
-79.43400°
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Longitude:
157° 18' 06.0" E
157.30166°
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Altitude:
2846 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Reference Elevation Model of Antarctica, Howat et al. 2018
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Polar Geospatial Center
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Dec-2019

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