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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10420

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
114° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -114.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A high ice-covered peninsula, 20 mi long and 10 mi wide, forming the northwestern arm of the Martin Peninsula on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. First mapped from aerial photographs taken by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump in January 1947. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Grover E. Murray, American geologist, member of the Board of Directors, National Science Foundation (1964-), president of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas (1966-76).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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