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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15920

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
003° 56' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 3.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A prominent rock and ice ridge on the NW side of Mount Hochlin, in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE) (1956-60) and named Vedskalen (the wooden shed).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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