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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14329

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973

Description (see definition): A small but distinctive rock pinnacle that rises above the ice of Swithinbank Glacier about 4 mi S of the glacier terminus, in Graham Land. The feature was visited on Feb. 9, 1941 by Herbert G. Dorsey and Joseph D. Healy of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41, who gave the name because the pinnacle was a good example of a nunatak projecting above a broad ice field.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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