Name details

Mount Marsden

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 128460

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A bare rock mountain (600 m) lying 3 mi SW of Mount Rivett in the Gustav Bull Mountains of Mac. Robertson Land. On February 13, 1931, the BANZARE (1929-31) under Douglas Mawson made a landing on nearby Scullin Monolith. They named this mountain for Ernest Marsden, Director of the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Zealand.

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Location

Latitude:
67° 52' 00.0" S
- 67.86667°
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Longitude:
66° 03' 00.0" E
66.05000°
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Altitude:
600 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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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:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1947

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