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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12380

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
054° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A ridge which extends N-S almost the length of Clarence Island, South Shetland Islands. UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) applied the name in 1971 following mapping by the Joint Services Expedition, 1970-71. The feature resembles a fortification, hence the name ravelin.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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