Name details

Granatovaya Sopka Island

Granatovaya Sopka Island (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Granatovaya Sopka Island  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 787

Feature type: Island

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An island in Rybii Khvost Gulf 1.8 km north-west of Cape Eolovyj in the Bunger Hills. It is about 450 m in length and 150 m at its widest point. The highest point is 22 m. The island was charted by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition in 1956.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 14' 19.6" S
- 66.23878°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
100° 45' 03.1" E
100.75086°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
22 m
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E164_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:10000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
7-Mar-1991

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