Name details

Doppler Hill

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 665

Feature type: Hill

Origin

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

Narrative

A hill of rock and stabilised moraine with vegetation on the sides, about 68 metres high with visibility to Round Hill and Lambeth Bluff on Heard Island.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
53° 08' 09.0" S
- 53.13583°
Accurate to 5m
Longitude:
73° 43' 21.0" E
73.72250°
Accurate to 5m
Altitude:
10 m
Accurate to 5m

Images


©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1986
Catalogue id
1908A5
Caption
Looking towards Doppler Hill
Photographer
Keage, Peter L

Map

Source

Location Method:
Surveyed
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Survey Control ( NMY05 - Doppler Hill)
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Australian Antarctic Division
Source Person:
Brolsma
Source Publisher:
Geoscience Australia
Remote sensing:
Altitude from: A Digital Elevation Model of Heard Island derived from TerraSAR satellite imagery Entry ID: heard_dem_terrasar

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Official
Date approved:
3-Dec-1982

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