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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12579

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.8

Elevation (see definition): 500

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A triangular area of exposed rock on the N side of Saturn Glacier in southeastern Alexander Island. The feature is a promontory at the W end of the massif that includes the Deimos, Pagoda and Phobos Ridges. A cliff on the N face is about 500 m high. Mapped by Directorate of Overseas Surveys from satellite imagery supplied by U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration in cooperation with U.S. Geological Survey. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in association with Saturn Glacier, Rhea being one of the satellites of Saturn.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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