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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12958

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.25

Elevation (see definition): 1770

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A mainly snow-covered dome, with a small circular rock exposure at the summit, rising to 1,770 m on the E side of Bruce Plateau, between the heads of Crane and Flask Glaciers. The feature is a useful landmark along a proven E-W route from Larsen Ice Shelf across Bruce Plateau, Graham Land. The name, applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC), is descriptive of the circular area of dark colored rock surrounded by the smooth snow-covered lower slopes of the dome, resembling the type of aircraft marking known as a roundel.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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