Arrowhead Range

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The Arrowhead Range (73°24′S 164°0′E / 73.400°S 164.000°E / -73.400; 164.000Coordinates: 73°24′S 164°0′E / 73.400°S 164.000°E / -73.400; 164.000) is a mountain range 20 nautical miles (37 km) long, situated just north of Cosmonaut Glacier and west of Aviator Glacier in the Southern Cross Mountains of Victoria Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from surveys and from U.S. Navy air photos, 1960–64. The name was applied by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names and alludes to the shape of the eastern end of the range.[1]

Features[edit]

Geographical features of Arrowhead Range include:

References[edit]

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