Ayekliff

Ayekliff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Ayekliff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18080
Name ID: 135151

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

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

Narrative

The prominent ice-free cliff is situated on the south-western tip of James Ross Island. It forms the western boundary of Carlsson Bay into which flows the Tait Glacier, neighbouring capes and points being: Cape Broms, Nygren Point, Cape Foster. Named after Heinz Aye, captain of Hapag-Lloyd Cruising Company, who cruised about 100 times to the Antarctic and circumnavigated on 29/30 January 2000 James Ross Island on the M.S. Bremen".

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 24' 00.0" S
- 64.40000°
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Longitude:
58° 08' 00.0" W
- 58.13333°
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Altitude:
200 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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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:
2-Jun-2005

Related information

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