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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11710

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 33' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.55

Elevation (see definition): 490

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock cape rising abruptly to 490 m along the coast of Victoria Land, marking the N side of the terminus of David Glacier. Discovered by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1907-09, under Shackleton, who named this feature for Emil Philippi, distinguished geologist, who was a member of the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1901-03, under Drygalski.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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