Name details

Solomon Saddle

Solomon Saddle (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Solomon Saddle  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139734

Feature type: Saddle

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 snow saddle at 1865m between the heads of Solomon Glacier to the west and Foster Glacier to the west, and to the south of Fisher Bastion in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MH09

Named For

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

Location

Latitude:
78° 23' 02.8" S
-78.38411°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 38' 56.1" E
162.64891°
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Altitude:
1866 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Reference Elevation Model of Antarctica, Howat et al. 2018
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Polar Geospatial Center
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

NULL

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
15-Nov-1994

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