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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11709

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
114° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -114.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): Narrow, ice-filled inlet about 15 mi long that indents the N end of Martin Peninsula between Murray Foreland and Slichter Foreland, on Walgreen Coast, Marie Byrd Land. First mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp in January 1947. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Brigadier General Tony Philbin, USA, who served the Secretary of Defense in liaison with the U.S. Navy during the 1957-58 IGY.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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