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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10275

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Relatively smooth ice-covered heights, forming a peninsula-like divide between Beaver and King Glaciers at the N end of Queen Alexandra Range. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Clarence T. Morris, U.S. Navy (USN), aerology officer on the staff of the Commander, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1962 and 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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