Bugueño Pinnacle

Bugueño Pinnacle (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bugueño Pinnacle  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18240
Name ID: 135908

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A slender rock peak that is reported to rise over 4400 m between Mount Rutford and Rada Peak on the crest of Craddock Massif, Sentinel Range. Named by US-ACAN (2006) after Manuel Bugueño, a Chilean member of the Omega High Antarctic GPS Expedition to the Sentinel Range in 2005. He made ascents of Mount Craddock and Rada Peak and, with Camilo Rada, ran the GPS measurements of both.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 37' 00.0" S
- 78.61667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
85° 15' 00.0" W
- 85.25000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
4400 m
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-2006

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