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)
Kaname Zima (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Kaname Zima (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Island (5)
This name originates from Japan. It is part of the Japan Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
An isolated small island lying 40 km northwest of Padda in the central part of Lützow-Holmbukta. This island was discovered and taken air photos by JARE in 1970, and named Kaname Zima (pivot island), because the island formed the pivot of a fan-shaped floating ice tongue extended from Fletta.
No images of this place could be found.