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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13269

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 54' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.9

Elevation (see definition): 200

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Pass trending NW-SE and rising to c. 200 m between Lachman Crags and Stickle Ridge on James Ross Island. On either side of this pass there are exposures of fossiliferous Cretaceous rocks. Following work in the area, named "Paso San Jose" after Saint Joseph by an Argentine Antarctic Expedition (announced 1979 by Argentina Ministerio de Defensa).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding San José Pass 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 San José Pass should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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