Parodi, Montes

Parodi, Montes (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Parodi, Montes  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 1000
Name ID: 135062

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

Descubiertos y aerofotografiados por Lincoln Ellsworth el 23 de noviembre de 1935. Cartografiados en terreno en octubre de 1936 por la BGLE al mando de John Rymill, que los denominó Batterbee Mountains por el apellido de Sir Harry Fagg Batterbee. El nombre actual corresponde al apellido del teniente 1º Arturo Parodi Alister, Fuerza Aérea de Chile, piloto del primer vuelo antártico chileno, en un Vought Sikorsky embarcado en el AP. "Angamos" de la Armada de Chile, Expedición Antártica Chilena de 1947. Grupo de prominentes montes, que se levantan hasta aproximadamente 2.225 metros de elevación, los cuales forman parte del disectado borde del plateau Dyer, dominando el canal Jorge VI, en la costa W de la península Tierra de O'Higgins.

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Location

Latitude:
71° 23' 00.0" S
- 71.38333°
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Longitude:
66° 55' 00.0" W
- 66.91667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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

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Date approved:
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