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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13074

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.6166667

Elevation (see definition): 225

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Prominent cliffs rising to a rounded summit, 225 m, on the W side of Paal Harbor on Signy Island, in the South Orkney Islands. Surveyed in 1947 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). The name, given by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), was suggested by the color of the bluff and by a rusty iron post found on the summit.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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