Petrel Creek

Petrel Creek (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Petrel Creek  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 17267
Name ID: 134239

Feature type: Watercourse (10)

Origin

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

Narrative

Creek running from dead ice zone and northern moraines of Rescuers Hills to Suszczewski Cove. There are three Giant Petrel colonies next to Petrel Creek. . Highest point 35 m a.s.l.; lowest point 0 m a.s.l.Polish name: Potok Petrela

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Location

Latitude:
62° 10' 30.0" S
- 62.17500°
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Longitude:
58° 27' 12.0" W
- 58.45333°
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Altitude:
35 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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