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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13717

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
050° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -50.6166667

Elevation (see definition): 1750

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Cliffs rising to c. 1,750 m to the W of Gabbro Crest, Saratoga Table, in the Forrestal Range, Pensacola Mountains (q.v.). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1979 after Steven D. Sheriff, geologist, Western Washington State University, Bellingham, WA, who worked in this area, 1978-79.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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