Name details

Mount Borland

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1659

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 large, gently-domed mountain at the southern end of the Lambert Glacier. Discovered in November, 1956, by Flying Officer J. Seaton, RAAF, during a photographic flight. Named after R A Borland, meteorologist at Mawson in 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
74° 23' 01.0" S
-74.38361°
Accurate to 200m
Longitude:
67° 31' 38.0" E
67.52722°
Accurate to 200m
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 E133_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:30000
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:
22-Jul-1959

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