Mount Minto

Minto, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Minto  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 9634
Name ID: 128950

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

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

Lofty, mostly ice-free mountain rising to 4,165 m, located 2.5 mi E of Mount Adam in the central portion of the Admiralty Mountains. Discovered in Jan. 1841 by Capt. James Ross, RN, who named it for the Earl of Minto, then First Lord of the Admiralty.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 47' 00.0" S
- 71.78333°
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Longitude:
168° 45' 00.0" E
168.75000°
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Altitude:
4165 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1950

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