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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12499

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Valley between Godthul, on the N coast of South Georgia, and Sandebugten, in Cumberland East Bay. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57, and so named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) because, in 1909, Norwegian whalers introduced reindeer into this part of the island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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