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Murphy Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Murphy Rocks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Rock
This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Two rounded, dark grey rocks in the sea about 200 m in diameter and about 2 km offshore in the Vestfold Hills. Survey station NM/S/ 268 was established there in January 1979.
Brian Murphy made extensive surveys in the Vestfold Hills in 1978-79, including doppler fixes, a tellurometer survey, heights by reciprocal vertical angles and a site survey of Davis Station
No images of this place could be found.