Cape Main

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Cape Main (73°33′S 169°54′E / 73.550°S 169.900°E / -73.550; 169.900Coordinates: 73°33′S 169°54′E / 73.550°S 169.900°E / -73.550; 169.900) is a small cape situated 5 nautical miles (9 km) north of Cape Anne, along the east side of Coulman Island, Victoria Land, Antarctica. It was named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee in 1966 for Brian Main, a scientific technician at Hallett Station, 1962–63.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cape Main". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-07-29.

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