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

Feature Class (see definition): Crater

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14484

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
133° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -133.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A small snow-filled crater at the base of the W slope of the Mount Bursey massif in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for James E. Starbuck of Bartol Research Foundation, who studied cosmic rays at the South Pole Station in 1970.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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