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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14665

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -23.1666667

Elevation (see definition): 1630

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A flat-topped mountain rising to 1,630 m, 5 mi NE of Mount Wegener in Read Mountains, Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1967. Surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. In association with names of geologists grouped in this area, named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971 after John Strachey (1671-1742), English geologist who made one of the first attempts to construct a geological cross-section.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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