Ongul Syotô

Ongul Syotô (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ongul Syotô  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 4698
Name ID: 112491

Feature type: Island (5)

Origin

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:

Narrative

A group of small islands lying at the east side of the entrance of Lützow-Holmbukta. Originally mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Flatvær. JARE Headquarters gave the name Ongul Syotô (Ongul islands) the islands lying between 68°55.5'S and 69°05.5'S, and 39°25'E and 39°40'E in 1977.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 00' 00.0" S
- 69.00000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
39° 30' 00.0" E
39.50000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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:
12-Mar-1977

Related information

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