Name details

Mount Rymill

Rymill, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Rymill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1596

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A fairly massive rock exposure with an undulating surface, marked by the extensive formation of stone polygons, about 11 km west of Mt. Stinear in the southern Prince Charles Mountains. Photographed from ANARE aircraft in 1956, 1957 and 1958. Named after J.R. Rymill, leader of the British Graham Land Expedition (1934-37).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
73° 01' 21.5" S
- 73.02264°
Accurate to 150m
Longitude:
65° 50' 34.6" E
65.84294°
Accurate to 150m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E132_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:25000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
Unknown

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