Name details

Tiroler Spitze

Tiroler Spitze (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Tiroler Spitze  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Germany Gazetteer Id 139305

Feature type: Pillar

Origin

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

Narrative

The middle one of three neighbouring mountain peaks (the two others are 'Ă–sterreichspitze' and 'Steirerturm') at the summit of SĹ“therrindane, Holtedahlfjella, Kurzegebirge, Orvinfjella, Fimbulheimen, Neuschwabenland, Dronning Maud Land. Very likely a first ascent on 2009-NOV-18 during a privately organized expedition, motivated by mountain climbing, nature studies and journalistic interests, called 1st Austrian Queen Maud Land Expedition 2009.

Named For

Named after Tyrol as a memento to the citizenship of two expedition members.

Location

Latitude:
71° 52' 15.8" S
-71.87106°
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Longitude:
8° 55' 00.6" E
8.91683°
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Altitude:
2201 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Applied for name approval on (2010-FEB-03)/2010-FEB-26; factually checked and approved by StAGN (German PCGN) on 2010-APR-28; finally approved by German National Committee of SCAR/IASC.

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jun-2012

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