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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12047

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 12' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Headland forming the E extremity of Snow Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name President Island was applied by the Stonington sealers in 1820-21 to Snow Island, but that name did not become established. President Head was applied by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1961 in order to preserve the name on this island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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