Profound Lake

Profound Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Profound Lake  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 11650
Name ID: 110719

Feature type: Water body

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

NW of Jasper Point, Fildes Peninsula, King George Island, following surveys by SAE from "Bellingshausen Station" from 1968, was named Ozero Glubokoye [= deep lake] or Lake Glubokoye (Govorukha and Simonov, 1973a, map p.10; 1973b, map p.370). Profound Lake (APC, 1980, p.5). The lake is the site of the Uruguayan station "Artigas" (Fildes Peninsula, q.v.). Lago Glubokoe (Brazil. PenĂ­nsula Fildes map, 1984).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 11' 07.4" S
- 62.18539°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
58° 54' 39.6" W
- 58.91100°
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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

Related information

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