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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12153

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
100° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -100

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A distinctive rock cliff which faces northward toward Cosgrove Ice Shelf, standing 5 mi NE of Mount Nickens at the N end of the Hudson Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Douglas A. Pryor, map compilation specialist who contributed significantly to construction of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) sketch maps of Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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