Name details

ANZAC Peak

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2023

Feature type: Peak

Origin

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

Narrative

A peak, about 715 metres high on Laurens Peninsula, Heard Island. It was the most conspicuous feature in the area where survey was proceeding on ANZAC Day, 25 April, 1948.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
52° 59' 48.5" S
- 52.99681°
Accurate to 100m
Longitude:
73° 18' 26.7" E
73.30742°
Accurate to 100m
Altitude:
540 m
Accurate to 40m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
World View 23/3/2008 Satellite Cat ID 1958
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
1:5000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
Worldview
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-Oct-1952

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