Name details

Church Mountain

Church Mountain (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Church Mountain  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1499

Feature type: Mountain

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

A peak about 863 m high, about 22 km south of Mt. Marsden in Mac.Robertson Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from aerial photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936-37) and called Kjerka (The Church). The feature was the terminal station in a tellurometer traverse from Mawson by John Manning in 1967.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 02' 26.0" S
- 68.04056°
Accurate to 50m
Longitude:
66° 05' 39.0" E
66.09417°
Accurate to 50m
Altitude:
863 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 ( NMS39 - Church)
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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