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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14669

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 31' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.5166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): An ancient lateral moraine of the Koettlitz Glacier, deposited at the outer edge of Bowers Piedmont Glacier on the W shore of McMurdo Sound, in Victoria Land. Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04) and first called "The Eskers." The feature was renamed by Scott in keeping with its true nature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Strand Moraines, The 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 Strand Moraines, The should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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