Name details

Saunders Hill

Saunders Hill (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Saunders Hill  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 131216

Feature type: Hill (2b)

Origin

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

Narrative

A rounded, rocky hill which projects into the SE part of O'Brien Bay, just E of the Windmill Islands. First mapped from air photos taken by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47. Named by US-ACAN after William Y. Saunders, biologist at Wilkes Station in 1961.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 19' 00.0" S
- 66.31667°
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Longitude:
110° 32' 00.0" E
110.53333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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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:
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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-1963

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