Name details

Barlow Rocks

Barlow Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Barlow Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139674

Feature type: Rock

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 group of rocks standing below the northwest slopes of Mount Morning, at the base of Wider and Savage Ridges, on the southern margin of upper Koettlitz Glacier in Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MH10

Named For

Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Roger A. Barlow, US Geological Survey cartographer, a member of the satellite surveying team at South Pole Station, winter party 1992.

Location

Latitude:
78° 26' 28.0" S
-78.44111°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
163° 22' 31.9" E
163.37552°
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Altitude:
1238 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
0.5m Antarctic Imagery Mosaic, DigitalGlobe Inc 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:
15-Nov-1994

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