Name details

Knausen

Knausen (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Knausen  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1974

Feature type: Peak

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 peak about 9 km north-west of Armstrong Peak in the Napier Mountains, Enderby Land. The feature is about 1230 m above sea level. Mapped from air photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936-37) and called Knausen (The Crag) by Norwegian cartographers.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 22' 00.1" S
- 66.36670°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
53° 13' 00.1" E
53.21670°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Jul-1972

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