Boyd Nunatak

Boyd Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Boyd Nunatak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 1711
Name ID: 1741

Feature type: Nunatak

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 small nunatak, about 90 m high, about 17 km south-east of Mount Caroline Mikkelsen on the Ingrid Christensen Coast. Mapped by Norwegian Cartographers from air photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936). Named after John S Boyd, physicist at Wilkes in 1965.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 51' 24.8" S
-69.85689°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
74° 39' 01.1" E
74.65031°
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:
Official
Date approved:
18-May-1971

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