This page presents the geographical name data for Miller Spur in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.
Feature Name (see definition): Miller Spur
Feature Class (see definition): Ridge
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 10002
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 07' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
137° 29' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.1166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -137.4833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974
Description (see definition): An ice-covered spur that descends NE from Mount Giles, near the coast of Marie Byrd Land. The spur terminates in a small rock bluff about 1 mi W of lower Hull Glacier. The feature was observed and photographed on Dec. 18, 1940, from aircraft of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) led by Admiral Richard Byrd. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Linwood T. Miller, sailmaker and member of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1933-35, who produced windproof shirts, parkas, tents and other canvas materials for the expedition.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data