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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13714

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
153° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -153.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A bluff at the S side of the junction of Poulter Glacier and Scott Glacier, 2 mi ESE of Mount Saltonstall, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Michael F. Sheridan, Professor of Geology, Arizona State University, a member of a U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) field party in this area during the 1978-79 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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