Name details

Thala Valley

Thala Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Thala Valley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

If this information is incorrect, please e-mail mapping@aad.gov.au

Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2546

Feature type: Valley

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

An ice valley just south of Casey station, separating the station area from the main part of Bailey Peninsula. Named after M.V.Thala Dan, the vessel which re-supplied Casey station for many years.  

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 16' 49.4" S
- 66.28040°
Accurate to 30m
Longitude:
110° 32' 08.2" E
110.53560°
Accurate to 30m
Altitude:
6 m
Accurate to 5m

Images

No images of this place could be found.

Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Windmill Islands 1:50000 GIS Dataset
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
Australian Antarctic Division
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
31-Jul-1972

Display Scales

Note These display scales were chosen for use by Australia, with an emphasis on East Antarctica.
          For example, selecting 'Aus_display_scale_20M' would only return names that would appear on a 1:20 million scale map.

Aus_display_scale_20M: No      Aus_display_scale_10M: No     
Aus_display_scale_5M: No      Aus_display_scale_2M: No     
Aus_display_scale_1M: No      Aus_display_scale_500k: No     
Aus_display_scale_250k: No      Aus_display_scale_100k: No     
Aus_display_scale_50k: No      Aus_display_scale_25k: No     
Aus_display_scale_10k: Yes      Aus_display_scale_5k: No     
Aus_display_scale_1k: No     


Related information

Biodiversity
View fauna, flora or both within 1.0 degree of this location

Place names
View Australian or international place names within 1.0 degree of this location.