Name details

Hunt Mountain

Hunt Mountain (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hunt Mountain  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139551

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.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Mountain, 3239m, overlooking the head of Prince Philip Glacier, and standing in the north part of the Holyoake Range, being its highest point.

Named For

Mapped by the southern party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1960-61) and named for Captain Peter John Hunt, Royal Engineers, leader of the party.

Location

Latitude:
82° 05' 14.8" S
-82.08745°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
159° 17' 22.7" E
159.28964°
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Altitude:
3165 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

NULL

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
16-Nov-1965

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