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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10411

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
098° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -98.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Ice-filled inlet about 18 mi long, with two parallel branches at the head, lying between Noville and Edwards Peninsulas on the N side of Thurston Island. Delineated from aerial photographs taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp in December 1946. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Charles J.V. Murphy, assistant to R. Admiral Byrd after Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) of 1928-30, and member of the wintering party of Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) of 1933-35.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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