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Misch Crag: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Misch Crag 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): Misch Crag

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10063

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 52' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.8666667

Elevation (see definition): 2590

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock crag 1 mi NE of Forsythe Bluff, rising to c. 2,590 m on the W side of Daniels Range, Usarp Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1986 after Peter Misch, Professor Emeritus of Geology, University of Washington, who has contributed to the training of numerous geologists who have worked in the Antarctic.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Misch Crag 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 Misch Crag should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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