Haven Mountain

Haven Mountain (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Haven Mountain  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 6112
Name ID: 139377

Feature type: Buttress

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A prominent feature with a level razorback snow ridge, rising to c.2420m at its highest part where it branches from the southwest of Venta Plateau. The ridge is semi-circular in plan with a sheer, bare rock face about 500m high on the inside and a steep snow slope on the outer (southern) face of the semi-circle. The area enclosed by the semi-circular ridge consists of rock debris and is largely snow-free. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MN03

Named For

Named by the Darwin Glacier Party of TAE (1956-58) who sheltered there for five days.

Location

Latitude:
80° 02' 08.4" S
-80.03566°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
155° 09' 10.6" E
155.15293°
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Altitude:
2301 m
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
LINZ AntTopo50 series
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
LINZ
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height at reference point

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
24-May-1961

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