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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15899

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 44' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Col lying S of Stonethrow Ridge on the W side of Deception Island in the South Shetland Islands. The name given by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1959 originates from the fumaroles in the col. This is the only locality on Deception Island where there is a complete cross section through the volcanic succession.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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