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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13072

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A small bluff or promontory on the E side of Miller Range, overlooking Marsh Glacier 5 mi S of Corner Nunatak. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Izak C. Rust, professor of geology, University of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Rust was international exchange scientist with the Ohio State University Geological Expedition, 1969-70, and with John Gunner collected geological samples at this bluff.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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