Name details

Mount Chiang

Chiang, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Chiang  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139642

Feature type: Peak

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 distinctive mountain, 2899m, having the appearance of a gablelike projection from the north part of Chaplains Tableland, Royal Society Range, in Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG09

Named For

Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1992 after Erick Chiang, Manager, Polar Operations Section, Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, from 1991.

Location

Latitude:
77° 57' 42.8" S
-77.96189°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 39' 16.7" E
162.65463°
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Altitude:
2899 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

Coordinates also checked against REMA 8m tile 18_34

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
28-Sep-1992

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