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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15030

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
055° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.55

Elevation (see definition): 660

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

Description (see definition): Two isolated nunataks, 650 m and 660 m, joined by a narrow ridge, lying SE of Mount Quilmes in the eastern half of Joinville Island. Surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1953. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Robert J.F. Taylor of Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), dog-physiologist at Hope Bay in 1954 and 1955, who accompanied the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) survey party to Joinville Island in 1953-54.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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