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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15178

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 06' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.1

Elevation (see definition): 2220

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A high, ice-covered promontory, 2,220 m, forming a westward projection at the S end of Eisenhower Range, about 7 mi W of Mount Nansen, in Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Michael G. Thern, station engineer at McMurdo Station with the 1965-66 summer party and the 1967 winter party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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