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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12248

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A major mountain range, about 100 mi long, bordering the entire W side of Beardmore Glacier from the Ross Ice Shelf to the polar plateau. Discovered on the journey toward the South Pole by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1907-09), and named by Shackleton for Alexandra, Queen of England, 1901-10.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Queen Alexandra Range 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 Queen Alexandra Range should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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