Name details

Norwegian Rock

Norwegian Rock (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Norwegian Rock  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2448

Feature type: Rock

Origin

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

Narrative

A rock in the sea about 3.5 km west of Cave Bay, Heard Island. The name Norvigian Rock appears in a Supplement to the first (1930) Edition of the Antarctic Pilot. The second (1948) Edition omits the accent. The spelling 'Norwegian' was adopted on chart AUS 08 and approved.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 02' 00.0" S
- 53.03331°
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Longitude:
73° 19' 00.1" E
73.31669°
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Altitude:
3 m
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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:
21-Oct-1952

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