Weimar Eishöcker

Weimar Eishöcker (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Weimar Eishöcker  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17175
Name ID: 134098

Feature type: Ice rumple (12)

Origin

This name originates from Germany. It is part of the Germany Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The ice rumple is situated at the SE promontory of Ekströmisen, about 6 km in the West of the grounding line to Halvfarryggen. Max extention is 2,5 km in NE-SW direction and 1 km in NW-SE directon. A deformation zone, nearly 5 km large, between grounding line and freely floating ice shelf surrounds the ice rumple. Named for Weimar, a city in Thuringia.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 30' 00.0" S
- 71.50000°
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Longitude:
7° 57' 00.0" W
- 7.95000°
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Altitude:
150 m
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Jun-2002

Related information

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