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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12128

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
094° 14' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -94.2333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): A small ridge with bare rock outcroppings located just N of Haskell Glacier and 2 mi SSW of Bonnabeau Dome, in the Jones Mountains. Mapped and named by the University of Minnesota-Jones Mountains Party, 1960-61. They found a large block of ice in the shape of a square prism standing as an isolated feature at the S end of this ridge.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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