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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10826

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
011° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -11

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A small iceport in the front of the Quar Ice Shelf, along the coast of Queen Maud Land. This feature was named by the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE), 1949-52, which used it to moor and unload the expedition ship Norsel. The low ice front permitted easy access onto Quar Ice Shelf, where Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE) established Maudheim Station about 1 mi S of the iceport.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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