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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12145

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
173° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 173.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A narrow spur at the SW base of Cleft Peak in the Separation Range. The spur descends westward to the edge of Hood Glacier. So named because it was ascended to obtain a view up Hood Glacier in order to prospect a route to the south. Named by the New Zealand Alpine Club Antarctic Expedition, 1959-60.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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