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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11701

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 18' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.3

Elevation (see definition): 550

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A small lake at 550 m elevation on the uppermost Koettlitz bench, 0.5 mi E of Blackwelder Glacier in Victoria Land. Named in recognition of the glacial geomorphological work done in the Koettlitz Glacier area by Troy L. Pewe (Pewe Peak, q.v.) of the Univeristy of Alaska. It was near this lake that members of the Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE), 1960-61, found a note left by Pewe, reporting observations on glacial erratics. Named by the Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE) party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Péwé, Lake 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 Péwé, Lake should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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