Name details

Campbell Peak

Campbell Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Campbell Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2016

Feature type: Peak

Origin

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

Narrative

A peak about 2340 metres high on the north east rim of Big Ben on Heard Island. Group Captain Stuart Campbell visited the Island first as a pilot with BANZARE in November-December 1929, and again as Officer-in-Charge of the 1948 ANARE Heard Island Expedition when the station was established.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 05' 37.0" S
- 53.09361°
Accurate to 30m
Longitude:
73° 32' 56.8" E
73.54911°
Accurate to 30m
Altitude:
2340 m
Accurate to 30m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
WorldView Image 23 March 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:
DigitalGlobe
Remote sensing:
Altitude from: A Digital Elevation Model of Heard Island derived from TerraSAR satellite imagery Entry ID: heard_dem_terrasar

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-Oct-1952

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