Mount Stinear

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

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

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Place ID: 14049
Name ID: 132195

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

A prominent rock peak on a large massif rising to 1,950 m, standing just E of Mount Rymill at the junction of Fisher and Lambert Glaciers in the Prince Charles Mountains. Mapped from air photos taken by the RAAF Antarctic Flight in 1956. First visited in October 1957 by an ANARE party led by Bruce H. Stinear, geologist at Mawson Station, for whom it is named.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
73° 04' 00.0" S
- 73.06667°
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Longitude:
66° 24' 00.0" E
66.40000°
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Altitude:
1950 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 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-1961

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