Koerner Bluff

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Koerner Bluff (76°0′S 133°4′W / 76.000°S 133.067°W / -76.000; -133.067Coordinates: 76°0′S 133°4′W / 76.000°S 133.067°W / -76.000; -133.067) is a bare rock bluff along the northwest margin of Mount Bursey in the Flood Range of Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. It was mapped by the United States Geological Survey from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos collected from 1959 to 1965, and was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names for Roy M. Koerner, a United States Antarctic Research Program glaciologist with the Byrd Station Traverse, 1962–63.[1]

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