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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11918

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A bold cape which forms the SW extremity of Coulman Island in northwestern Ross Sea. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1987 after U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) activities in Antarctica, including the Ross Sea, since Operation Deep Freeze, 1978. A survey of this feature was conducted from Polar Star in 1986.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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