Name details

Cameron Nunataks

Cameron Nunataks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Cameron Nunataks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139345

Feature type: Nunatak

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A small cluster of nunataks rising above the west margin of Evans Névé, at the south end of Freyberg Mountains.

Named For

Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1960-64. Named by US-ACAN for Roy E. Cameron, biologist at McMurdo Station, summers 1966-67 and 1967-68.

Location

Latitude:
72° 37' 22.5" S
-72.62292°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
163° 43' 25.0" E
163.72361°
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Altitude:
2161 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
0.5m Antarctic Imagery Mosaic, DigitalGlobe Inc 2018
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Polar Geospatial Center
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height on highest nunatak

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Dec-1968

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