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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15687

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): The southwestern point of Liard Island in Hanusse Bay, Graham Land. This point is a landing place, the start of a route into the interior of the island. Mapped from air photos taken by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) (1947-48) and Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition (FIDASE) (1956-57). Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Alfred E.H. Tutton (1864-1938), British mineralogist, author of The Natural History of Ice and Snow Illustrated from the Alps.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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