Iensen, Cerro

Iensen, Cerro (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Iensen, Cerro  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 13137
Name ID: 134959

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Descubierto por el USAS en 1939-1941. Denominado Mount Shelby por el capitán de fragata Finne-Ronne en 1948. El nombre actual corresponde al apellido del capitán de bandada Eduardo Iensen Franke, Fuerza Aérea de Chile, jefe de operaciones aéreas de la Expedición Antártica Chilena de 1947. Cerro de aproximadamente 1.500 metros de elevación, que se levanta entre los glaciares Daspit y Bills Gulch en el fondo de la ensenada Trail, en la costa E de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

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Location

Latitude:
68° 09' 00.0" S
- 68.15000°
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Longitude:
65° 50' 00.0" W
- 65.83333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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Source Person:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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