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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14690

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
092° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -92.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): An abrupt rock and ice cliff 1.3 mi W of Reed Ridge, along the NW margin of the Ford Massif in the Thiel Mountains. The name was proposed by Peter Berrnel and Arthur Ford, co-leaders of the Thiel Mountains party which surveyed the area in 1960-61. Named for Staff Sergeant Fred W. Streitenberger, U.S. Marine Corps (USMC), navigator of the Squadron VX-6 plane crew that flew the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) party into the Thiel Mountains, and also to several other mountain ranges during the summer of 1960-61.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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