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

Feature Class (see definition): Beach

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11185

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 27' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.45

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A beach on the NE side of Skallen Hills on the coast of Queen Maud Land. The beach faces an inlet which lies between Skallen Hills and the terminus of Skallen Glacier. Mapped from surveys and air photos by the Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62. The name "Oshiage-hama" (raised beach) was applied by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) Headquarters in 1972.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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