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.
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