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Antarctica Definitions
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Antarctica File Format

Name Type Length/ Decimals Description
Antarctica Feature ID Number 10 Permanent, unique feature record identifier
Feature Name Character 120 Official feature name
Feature Class Character 50 Definitions  
Primary Latitude DMS Character 7 Official feature location, NAD 83
DMS-degrees/minutes/seconds
DEC-decimal degrees.
Primary Longitude DMS Character 8
Primary Latitude DEC Number 11/7
Primary Longitude DEC Number 12/7
Elevation  Number 5 Elevation in meters above (-below) sea level of the surface at the primary coordinates
Decision Year Date The year of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names decision concerning the name.
Description Character 2000  
Date Created Date
The date the feature was initially committed to the database.
Date Edited Date
The date any attribute of an existing feature was last edited.



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