Marvin Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Marvin Nunatak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Nunatak
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:
A prominent nunatak 3km south of Depot Nunatak, rising to 2030m on the west side of Cassidy Glacier, to the west of Quartermain Mountains in Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MF07
Presumably first seen by British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE), 1901-04, from nearby Depot Nunatak. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1992 after Ursula B. Marvin, Smithsonian Astrophysical Laboratory, Cambridge, MA. Field party member, Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET) expedition to Victoria Land, 1978-79 and 1981-82. Field work at Seymour Island, 1984-85. Member of the Advisory Committee to the Division of Polar Programs, NSF, from 1983.
No images of this place could be found.