Yamato Yukihara

Yamato Yukihara (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Yamato Yukihara  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 19120
Name ID: 137464

Feature type: Camp (14)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Named by Nobu Shirase, leader of the Japanese Antarctic Expedition, 1911-12 for the camp site of his final destination and its adjacent area on the Ross Ice Shelf. Latitude and longitude are based on the astronomical positioning, and will be projected onto the GRS80/WGS84 system in the near future.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
80° 05' 00.0" S
- 80.08333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
156° 37' 00.0" W
-156.61667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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:
11-Sep-2012

Related information

Biodiversity
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Place names
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