Summers Peak

Summers Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Summers Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 14231
Name ID: 1937

Feature type: Peak

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

The highest peak of the Stinear Nunataks (2,205m) situated about 285 km SSE of Mawson in Mac.Robertson Land. Discovered by an ANARE southern party in 1954, led by Robert G. Dovers, who named it after Dr. R.O. Summers, medical officer at Mawson in 1954.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 42' 04.3" S
- 69.70119°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
64° 52' 20.0" E
64.87222°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
2205 m
Accurate to 50m

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Surveyed
Source Name:
AADC Survey Control Database
Source Identifier:
Survey Control ( NMS124 - Summers Peak)
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
National Mapping
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
Unknown

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