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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12971

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.55

Elevation (see definition): 1200

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A bluff rising to 1,200 m on the N side of Trail Inlet, Bowman Coast, 5 mi NE of Williamson Bluff. The bluff was photographed from the air by Lincoln Ellsworth, Nov. 21, 1935, and was mapped from these photographs by W.L.G. Joerg. It appears in subsequent American photographs from U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1940, and was surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1946-48. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1977 for Lieutenant Commander Gary L. Rowe, USCG, Engineer Officer on U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Burton Island, U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze, 1975.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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