MacMillan Point (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
MacMillan Point (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Point
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:
An ice-free point, 2.7km north of the tip of Cape Chocolate, forming the north side of the entrance to Salmon Bay, on the Scott Coast, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG11
Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Mark T. MacMillan of San Jose, CA, a research assistant in the U.S. Antarctic Program who lost his life in a diving accident at New Harbour, McMurdo Sound, on November 14, 1987. A graduate of the University of California at Santa Cruz and a diver, he was in a group collecting foraminifera from the sea at the time of the accident.
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