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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13361

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A group of small ice rises in Wilkins Ice Shelf, aligned E-W just off the N side of Eroica Peninsula, Alexander Island. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from U.S. Navy aerial photographs taken 1967-68 and from Landsat imagery taken 1972-73. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander Richard Schaus, U.S. Navy (USN), assigned to the Division of Polar Programs, NSF, as aviation projects officer, 1979-80.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Schaus Ice Rises 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 Schaus Ice Rises should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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