ANARE Nunataks

ANARE Nunataks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

ANARE Nunataks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 329
Name ID: 1829

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 group of ridges about 266 km SSE of Mawson, in Mac.Robertson Land. They are mainly snow and ice covered, with exposed brown rocks forming the summits. Heights range from 2,006 m to 2,036 m above sea level. First visited by an ANARE party led by J.M. Béchervaise on 30 November, 1955. The name is the initials of Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 58' 00.1" S
- 69.96669°
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Longitude:
64° 34' 00.1" E
64.56669°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
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:
Official
Date approved:
4-Sep-1956

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