Name details

Hackerman Ridge

Hackerman Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Hackerman Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139599

Feature type: Ridge

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 large mountainous ridge trending north-south between Gruendler Glacier and Rudolph Glacier, in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land.

Named For

Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Norman Hackerman, member of National Science Board, 1968-78. Chairman since 1974. He visited Antarctica in 1975 and 1977 as part of his official duties in support of the US scientific program in Antarctica.

Location

Latitude:
72° 39' 00.0" S
-72.65000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
167° 46' 00.0" E
167.76667°
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Altitude:
2592 m
Unknown precision

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

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
24-Nov-1977

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