Name details

Ely Nunatak

Ely Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ely Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1761

Feature type: Nunatak

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 small, dark-coloured nunatak about 7 km north of Mount Izabelle in the Prince Charles Mountains. The position of the feature was fixed by intersection from geodetic survey stations in 1971,. Named after J. Ely, technical officer (survey) with the ANARE Prince Charles Mountains survey in 1971.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
72° 07' 45.7" S
- 72.12936°
Accurate to 200m
Longitude:
66° 29' 23.5" E
66.48986°
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:
LIMA - Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E132_RGB_321_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:30000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
USGS - United States Geological Survey
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
18-May-1971

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