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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14969

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 23' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.3833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A small but prominent bluff on the E side of Alamein Range in the Freyberg Mountains, overlooking Canham Glacier from a position 6 mi WSW of Galatos Peak. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1963-64, after Takrouna, a similar feature in Tunisia associated with Lord Freyberg and the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War II.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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