Name details

Siegfried Peak

Siegfried Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Siegfried Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139461

Feature type: Peak

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

Peak that forms a saddle with Siegmund Peak immediately southward, standing at the east side of the entrance to Odin Valley in the Asgard Range. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME08

Named For

The peak is one in a group of features in the area named mainly from Norse mythology by NZ-APC. Siegfried was the hero of various German legends, particularly of the Nibelungenlied.

Location

Latitude:
77° 34' 26.7" S
-77.57408°
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Longitude:
161° 47' 14.2" E
161.78728°
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Altitude:
1606 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
LINZ AntTopo50 series
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
LINZ
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Coordinates also checked against REMA 8m tile 18_35

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
3-Aug-1972

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