Churchill, Península

Churchill, Península (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Churchill, Península  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 2686
Name ID: 105329

Feature type: Peninsula (8)

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

En 1947 fue aerofotografiada por la Expedición Antártica de 1947-1948, al mando de Finne Ronne y cartografíada por una expedición británica que le dio el nombre por el Honorabilísimo (después Sir) Winston S. Churchill, miembro del Parlamento Británico y primer ministro. Península cubierta de hielo entre las ensenadas Reales Cédulas y Adie, que se extiende por 32 millas en dirección SE desde la costa oriental de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 30' 00.0" S
- 66.50000°
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Longitude:
62° 45' 00.0" W
- 62.75000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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Related information

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