Name details

Gamburtsev Subglacial Mountains

Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2515

Feature type: Subglacial mountains

Origin

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

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Narrative

The subglacial mountains are within the Australian Antarctic Territory near the western boundary with Dronning Maud Land. They underlie and extend beyond the area of Dome Argus. The mountains were discovered by a Soviet Union Seismic party in 1958. Named after Grigoriy A. Gamburtsev (1903-1955) a Russian geophysicist.

Location

Latitude:
80° 30' 00.0" S
-80.500°
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Longitude:
76° 00' 00.0" E
76.000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Region:
Not recorded

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Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
3-Dec-1982

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