Irizar, Isla

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

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

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Place ID: 6929
Name ID: 105730

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

Fue descubierta por la Expedición Antártica Francesa, al mando del Dr. Jean B. Charcot, quien le dio el nombre por el capitán Julián Irizar, de la Armada Argentina. El islote fue cartografiado a la ligera, en 1935 por el BGLE, bajo la dirección del comandante inglés John Rymill. Islote de aproximadamente 5 cables de largo, situado a 5 cables al NE de isla Uruguay en el extremo NE de las islas Argentine, a poca distancia de la costa W de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

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Location

Latitude:
65° 13' 00.0" S
- 65.21667°
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Longitude:
64° 13' 00.0" W
- 64.21667°
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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 Scale:
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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:
Unknown
Date approved:
Unknown

Related information

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