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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10602

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -145.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A small group of nunataks between the Chester and Fosdick Mountains, in the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) and by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos (1959-65). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Gary D. Neptune, geologist with the Marie Byrd Land Survey II, 1967-68 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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