Andrew Jackson, Monte

Andrew Jackson, Monte (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Andrew Jackson, Monte  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 7021
Name ID: 105103

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

This name originates from Chile. It is part of the Chile Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

Descubierto desde el aire por personal del USAS, 1939-1941, y avistado por una partida de levantamiento terrestre. El nombre le fue puesto por el USAS y corresponde al de Andrew Jackson, Presidente de los Estados Unidos de Norteamérica, 1829-1842, quien firmó la ley que autorizó la Expedición Exploradora de los EE.UU., 1838-1842, dirigida por el teniente Charles Wilkes, USN. Gran monte, que sobrepasa los 4.190 metros de elevación y que constituye la mayor al tura de la parte S de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

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Location

Latitude:
71° 28' 00.0" S
- 71.46667°
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Longitude:
63° 20' 00.0" W
- 63.33333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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