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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14381

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 700

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An E-W trending bluff (c. 700 m) located close S of Mistral Ridge in NW Palmer Land. Surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1971-72, and so named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC), 1977. A local wind blows in this area and spindrift sweeps from the bluff, when it is calm elsewhere.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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