Name details

Mount Aubert De La Rue

Aubert De La Rue, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Aubert De La Rue  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2014

Feature type: Peak

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer.

Narrative

A peak on Heard Island, just west of Atlas Cove with an altitude of about 120m at its highest point on the north side. The name for the feature was proposed by Edgar Aubert de la Rue who did geological work on the island, 15-22 January 1929.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 01' 23.0" S
- 53.02306°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
73° 22' 21.0" E
73.37250°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
120 m
Accurate to 10m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
World View 23/3/2008
Source Identifier:
Metadata ( Heard_WorldView-1_23MAR08 - Heard Island WorldView-1 Image (23 March 2008) orthorectification )
Source Scale:
1:5000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
Worldview
Remote sensing:
World View 23/3/2008 Satellite Cat ID 1958

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-Oct-1952

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