Name details

Webb Icefall

Webb Icefall (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Webb Icefall  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139486

Feature type: Icefall

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

An icefall just south of Vishniac Peak that descends from Willett Range and nourishes the western tributary at the head of Webb Glacier, in Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME07

Named For

Named by American geologist Parker Emerson Calkin in association with Webb Glacier.

Location

Latitude:
77° 16' 16.0" S
-77.27110°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
160° 28' 50.7" E
160.48076°
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Altitude:
1354 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

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Jul-1971

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