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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14156

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 34' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.5666667

Elevation (see definition): 2000

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A snow pass at c. 2,000 m at the head of Osuga Glacier, a tributary of Trafalgar Glacier in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. So named by the New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) geological party led by M.G. Laird, 1981-82, from the unusually soft snow encountered in the pass.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Soft Snow Pass 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 Soft Snow Pass should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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