Shupe Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Shupe Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
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 peak of Rampart Ridge at 2910m, located 7.2km east-southeast of The Spire in the Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG08
Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Gordon H. Shupe, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) cartographic technician. Conducted geodetic operations during three austral field seasons, 1990-94. U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) team leader for International Global Positioning System (GPS) Campaign, 1991-92, at McMurdo, Byrd, and South Pole Stations, and the Pine Island Bay area. The team established the first continuous-tracking GPS reference station in Antarctica.
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