Anzac Peak

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Anzac Peak
Highest point
Elevation 715 m (2,346 ft)
Prominence 715 m (2,346 ft)
Coordinates 52°59′32″S 73°17′58″E / 52.99222°S 73.29944°E / -52.99222; 73.29944Coordinates: 52°59′32″S 73°17′58″E / 52.99222°S 73.29944°E / -52.99222; 73.29944
Geography
Location Heard Island, Southern Ocean

Anzac Peak is a 715-metre-high (2,346 ft) volcano on the Laurens Peninsula of Heard Island in the Southern Ocean. It lies to the northwest of Mawson Peak. Despite its low elevation of just over 700 metres high, the peak and several neighbouring peaks have permanent snow and ice, like the Jacka Glacier with several icefalls.[1][2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Heard Island: V5 1997". Archived from the original on 28 September 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-23. 
  2. ^ Google Earth images.

External links[edit]

  • Click here to see a map of Heard Island and McDonald Islands, including all major topographical features