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