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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10936

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
003° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -3.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rock face just E of Mount Hallgren in the Kirwan Escarpment, Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE) (1949-52) and additional air photos (1958-59), and named Nurket (the pygmy).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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