Mount Gaudry

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Mount Gaudry
Mount Gaudry is located in Antarctica
Mount Gaudry
Mount Gaudry
Adelaide Island, Antarctica
Elevation 2,315 m (7,595 ft)[1]
Prominence 2,315 m (7,595 ft)[1]
Listing Ultra
Location
Coordinates 67°32′S 68°37′W / 67.533°S 68.617°W / -67.533; -68.617Coordinates: 67°32′S 68°37′W / 67.533°S 68.617°W / -67.533; -68.617[2]

Mount Gaudry is a mountain, 2,315 metres (7,600 ft) high, rising close southwest of Mount Barre and 5 nautical miles (9 km) north-northwest of Mount Liotard in the southern part of Adelaide Island, Antarctica. It was discovered by the French Antarctic Expedition, 1903–05, under Jean-Baptiste Charcot, who named it after Albert Gaudry, a prominent French paleontologist.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Antarctica Ultra-Pominences" Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2011-12-08.
  2. ^ a b "Gaudry, Mount". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-04-18. 

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Gaudry, Mount" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).