Name details

Mawson

Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2492

Feature type: Station

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 first ANARE station on the Antarctic Continent, located on the eastern side of Holme Bay on a horseshoe-shaped rock outcrop.

Location

Latitude:
67° 36' 09.7" S
- 67.603°
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Longitude:
62° 52' 25.7" E
62.874°
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Altitude:
15 m
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Region:
Mawson Coast

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Remote sensing:
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