Beta, Isla

Beta, Isla (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Beta, Isla  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 1281
Name ID: 105181

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

El nombre deriva de la segunda letra del alfabeto griego y probablemente le fue dado por el personal de la Investigación Discovery de 1926-1927, al mando del Dr. Stanley Kemp, que hizo un ligero levantamiento de la isla en 1927. En las cartas argentinas figura como isla Rodeada. Pequeña isla que se ubica al N de la isla Kappa del archipiélago Melchior, archipiélago de Palmer.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 19' 00.0" S
- 64.31667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 00' 00.0" W
- 63.00000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
Unknown

Related information

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