Name details

Round Hill

Round Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Round Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 667

Feature type: Hill

Origin

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

Narrative

A hill about 382m high on the north east coast between the Compton Glacier and the Brown Glacier, Heard Island. The name was proposed by the 1948 ANARE.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 04' 11.0" S
- 53.06972°
Accurate to 5m
Longitude:
73° 38' 48.4" E
73.64678°
Accurate to 5m
Altitude:
382 m
Accurate to 5m

Images


©Cianchi, Andrew 1997
Catalogue id
2204A3
Photographer
Cianchi, Andrew (Andy)

Map

Source

Location Method:
Surveyed
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Survey Control ( NMOS94 - Round Hill)
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
Geoscience Australia
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
21-Oct-1952

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