Name details

Capsize Beach

Capsize Beach (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Capsize Beach  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 155

Feature type: Beach

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer.

Narrative

A sandy beach about half a kilometre in length between Winston Lagoon and Cape Lockyer on Heard Island.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 09' 44.0" S
- 53.16222°
Accurate to 20m
Longitude:
73° 38' 31.5" E
73.64208°
Accurate to 20m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images


©Jones, Robert T (Bob 1985
Catalogue id
1892D5
Photographer
Jones, Robert T (Bob)

Map

Source

Location Method:
Georeferenced Satellite Image
Source Name:
WorldView-2 17/01/ 2010 Satellite Cat ID 2092
Source Identifier:
Satellite image ( Satellite Image Catalogue - Scene Id Satellite Cat ID 2092 not in the Satellite Image Catalogue. )
Source Scale:
1:10000
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
DigitalGlobe
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
3-Dec-1982

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