Name details

Smith Heights

Smith Heights (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Smith Heights  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139959

Feature type: Heights

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

The jumble of peaks between Kennett Ridge and Junction Spur, nearly divided by Overturn Glacier, in the eastern part of the Darwin Mountains. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MN05

Named For

Mapped by the Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE), 1962-63, and named for Gilbert J. Smith, a member of the expedition.

Location

Latitude:
79° 51' 50.9" S
-79.86413°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
157° 15' 26.2" E
157.25729°
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Altitude:
1402 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 20_35. Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
10-Nov-1964

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