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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14145

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 26' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A high, ice-covered peninsula on the S side of Lamplugh Inlet terminating in Cape Howard, on the E coast of Palmer Land. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1974. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for R. Admiral Joseph E. Snyder, Jr., U.S. Navy (USN), Antarctic project Officer for the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research and Development, 1967-69.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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