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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14942

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
133° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -133.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rock outcrop below and 1 mi N of Koerner Bluff on the NW slopes of Mount Bursey, in the Flood Range, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Erik Syrstad, ionospheric physicist at South Pole Station, 1970.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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