Vista, Punta

Vista, Punta (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Vista, Punta  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 15504
Name ID: 106452

Feature type: Point (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

Fue descubierta por un destacamento al mando de J. Gunnar Andersson de la Expedición Sueca del año 1901-1904. El FIDS cuando continuó el levantamiento de esta área en 1945, le dio este nombre porque desde el promontorio se obtienen muy buenas fotografías panorámicas. Constituye la extremidad E de un promontorio de 152 metros de altura, forma el extremo S del lado W de la bahía Duse, en las cercanías del término NE de la península Luis Felipe.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
63° 32' 00.0" S
- 63.53333°
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Longitude:
57° 25' 00.0" W
- 57.41667°
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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 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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