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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10229

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
132° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -132.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A steep coastal bluff close W of Mathewson Point on the N side of Shepard Island, along the edge of Getz Ice Shelf. The feature was visited by personnel of USS Glacier (Captain Edwin A. McDonald, USN) on Feb. 4, 1962. Name applied by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Gerald F. Moran, CMl, U.S. Navy (USN), construction mechanic who winteredover at McMurdo Station (1965) and Plateau Station (1968), and worked at Byrd Station, summer season 1969-70.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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