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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15646

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 29' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 56.4833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Three high bluffs with vertical faces on the NW but merging with the ice sheet on the SE, standing along the E side of Robert Glacier 16 mi NE of Rayner Peak in Enderby Land. Mapped from Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) surveys and air photos, 1954-66. So named by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) because of severe turbulence encountered while attempting a helicopter landing in 1965.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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