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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11550

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
174° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -174.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A ridge about 3 mi long, extending SW to the N side of the mouth of McGregor Glacier, 1.5 mi NW of Simplicity Hill, in the Queen Maud Mountains. So named by the Texas Tech Shackleton Glacier Expedition (1964-65) because a pyramidal peak at its southern extremity appears to be dangling from the ridge as a pendant.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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