Mount Norvegia

Norvegia, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Norvegia  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 10414
Name ID: 1472

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A large ice-covered mountain about 15 km north of Mount Christensen, Enderby Land. Plotted from air photographs taken from ANARE aircraft in 1956 and 1957. Named after the Norwegian exploration ship, Norvegia, which was off Enderby Land in December 1929 to January, 1930.

Named For

the Norwegian exploration ship, Norvegia

Location

Latitude:
67° 51' 00.0" S
- 67.85000°
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Longitude:
48° 07' 00.1" E
48.11670°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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:
24-Nov-1961

Related information

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