Name details

Rampart Terrace

Rampart Terrace (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Rampart Terrace  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139724

Feature type: Terrace

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 relatively level ice-covered terrace, nearly 8km east to west and rising to 2250m, adjoining the south-central part of Rampart Ridge in Royal Society Range. The abrupt southern face of the terrace rises about 200 to 300 m above Rutgers Glacier. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG09

Named For

Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) in association with Rampart Ridge.

Location

Latitude:
78° 11' 00.0" S
-78.18333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 01' 00.0" E
162.01667°
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Altitude:
2321 m
Unknown precision

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

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Nov-1994

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