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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14851

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 29' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.4833333

Elevation (see definition): 1490

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Crag, 1,490 m, standing N of and connected by a long ridge to the W peak of Mount Paget in the Allardyce Range of South Georgia. Charted and unofficially named Sentinel or Sentinel Peak by the British South Georgia Expedition, 1954-55. To avoid duplication with other "sentinel" names, the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1957 named this feature for George A. Sutton, leader of the expedition, who reached the summit in 1954.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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