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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15623

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 27' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.45

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A small though prominent light-colored bluff on the northern slopes of Brown Peninsula, Victoria Land. The bluff is significant geologically as a locality for trachytic tuff, from which the feature derives its name. Name applied by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) following investigations by the New Zealand Geological Survey and Victoria University Expedition in the area, 1964-65.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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