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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13902

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
013° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 13.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): The prominent cirque in the N face of the main massif of the Gruber Mountains, situated immediately E of Mount Zimmermann, in the Wohlthat Mountains, Queen Maud Land. Discovered and plotted from air photos by German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1938-39. Replotted from air photos and surveys by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE), 1956-60, and named Sjobotnen (the lake cirque) because the inner part of the feature is occupied by a sizable lake.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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