Humps, Islote

Humps, Islote (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Humps, Islote  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 6764
Name ID: 105715

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

Descubierto por la Expedición Sueca de 1901-1904, al mando de Otto Nordenskjöld. Este nombre descriptivo fue recomendado en 1948 por el Comité Británico para colocar Nombres Antárticos, cuando continuó el levantamiento de esta zona, comenzado por el FIDS en 1945. Islote que mide 1 milla de largo y tiene dos promontorios en su extremo W, queda ubicado a 4,6 millas al SSE de punta Naze, la península N de la isla Ross.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 59' 00.0" S
- 63.98333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
57° 27' 00.0" W
- 57.45000°
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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 Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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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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