Name details

Orton Cave

Orton Cave (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Orton Cave  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 129712

Feature type: Cave (15)

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 cave in the western wall of Cave Ravine, Ardery Island, in the Windmill Islands. Discovered in 1961 by Dr. M.N. Orton, medical officer at Wilkes Station, for whom it was named by ANCA.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 23' 00.0" S
- 66.38333°
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Longitude:
110° 27' 00.0" E
110.45000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1963

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