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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12025

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.1166667

Elevation (see definition): 700

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): A snow-filled col, over 700 m high, joining Poynter Hill and Ivory Pinnacles in northern Graham Land. The col is 9 mi ESE of Cape Kjellman. Charted by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1948. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) from association with Poynter Hill.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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