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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14327

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
124° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -124.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A nunatak lying 3 mi S of Strickland Nunatak; apparently being the farthest S outcrop along the E side of the head of Reedy Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Milton B. Spear, construction electrician, a member of the wintering party at Byrd Station in 1962.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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