Astudillo Glacier

Astudillo Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Astudillo Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 597
Name ID: 107589

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

flowing NW into Leith Cove, Paradise Harbour, Danco Coast, was named Ventisquero Astudillo probably after a member of CAE, 1950-51, which surveyed the area (Chile. DNH chart 511, 1951; IHA, 1974, p.34); photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57. Astudillo Glacier (APC, 1980, p.3).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 53' 00.0" S
- 64.88333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 48' 00.0" W
- 62.80000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Feb-1978

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