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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13954

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
148° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -148.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A col in the mountain wall between the Griffith and Howe Glaciers, on the W side of Watson Escarpment. The col is 2 mi NE of Mount Meeks and provides a shortcut to field parties. So named by New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1969-70, because some members of the party used a motor toboggan here in a similar way to a ski-lift.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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