Mount Wexler

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

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

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Place ID: 15932
Name ID: 133598

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 ice-free mountain, 4,025 m, standing 3 mi SW of Mount Waterman in the Hughes Range. Discovered and photographed by R. Admiral Byrd on the Baselaying Flight of Nov. 18, 1929, and surveyed by A.P. Crary in 1957-58. Named by Crary for Harry Wexler, Chief Scientist for U.S. Antarctic IGY programs, 1957-58.

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Location

Latitude:
84° 30' 00.0" S
- 84.50000°
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Longitude:
175° 01' 00.0" E
175.01667°
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Altitude:
4025 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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-1962

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