Name details

Inan Peak

Inan Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Inan Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139699

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 peak rising to 2451 meters 2.1km west of Mount Kempe in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MH09

Named For

Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after Umran S. Inan, Stanford University, who conducted critical research from 1980 in the upper atmosphere of Antarctica at Siple Station and Palmer Station. Internationally recognized as a leader in the study of upper atmospheric phenomena.

Location

Latitude:
78° 19' 46.3" S
-78.32953°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 37' 58.4" E
162.63288°
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Altitude:
2451 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:
15-Nov-1994

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