Heard Island and McDonald Islands Terrain

Heard Island and McDonald Islands > Geography

Terrain: Heard Island - 80% ice-covered, bleak and mountainous, dominated by a large massif (Big Ben) and an active volcano (Mawson Peak); McDonald Islands - small and rocky

Definition: This entry contains a brief description of the topography.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2003

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