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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12597

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The S entrance point to Williams Haven, situated 0.3 mi SW of North Point, Signy Island, South Orkney Islands. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1990 for Kenneth J. Richard, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) terrestrial biological technician, Signy Station, from 1978.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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