Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Danger, Cape (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Cape Danger (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Cape
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:
N point of Desolation Island, off Livingston Island, was charted by DI in 1934-35 and probably named at that time, in reference to rocks NW of the cape (Nelson and others, chart, 1935b; BA, 1942, p.43; chart 1774, 9.vii.1948; APC, 1955, p.8; DOS 610 sheet W 62 60, 1968). Cabo Danger (Argentina. MM chart ZZ, 1948). Cabo Peligro [translation of English name] (Argentina. MM chart ALFA, 1954). Cabo Peligroso (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.220; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.222; Pierrou, 1970, p.581).
No images of this place could be found.