Akademik Fedorov Canyon

Akademik Fedorov Canyon (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Akademik Fedorov Canyon  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 144
Name ID: 121642

Feature type: Canyon

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

An undersea canyon in the Weddell Sea named for the Russian research vessel that worked in the northern Weddell Sea (1989). Name proposed by Dr. Heinrich Hinze, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany. Name approved 6/97 (ACUF 271).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
72° 45' 00.0" S
- 72.75000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
32° 00' 00.0" W
- 32.00000°
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

amended from Fedorov

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1997

Related information

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