Mount Stinear

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

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

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Place ID: 14049
Name ID: 1552

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 prominent rock outcrop, 1,725 m above sea level and 1,500 m above the ice, at the junction of the Fisher Glacier and the Lambert Glacier, in the southern Prince Charles Mountains, Mac.Robertson Land. Mapped from ANARE air photographs. First visited in 1957 by an ANARE party led by Bruce H. Stinear geologist at Mawson, after whom it was named.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
73° 04' 30.7" S
- 73.07519°
Accurate to 150m
Longitude:
66° 21' 44.6" E
66.36239°
Accurate to 150m
Altitude:
2010 m
Accurate to 50m

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Satellite Image
Source Name:
Landsat Image Mosaic Antarctica (LIMA)
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id E132_CIR_432_1X not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:25000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height from survey mark NMS125

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
29-Apr-1958

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