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Miller Spur: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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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



NOTE: The information regarding Miller Spur in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Miller Spur should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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