Quam Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Quam Heights (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Range
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:
Mostly snow-covered heights, 26km long and 8km wide southwest to northeast from Cape Oakely to Douglas Gap, rising to c.1010m at Mount Neder and forming the coastline between the Barnett Glacier and Dennistoun Glacier in northern Victoria Land.
Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Louis O. Quam, Chief Scientist, Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, 1967-72.
No images of this place could be found.