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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16005

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
019° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -19

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent westward projection of the ice front of the Riiser-Larsen Ice Shelf located midway along the ice front and about 60 mi W of the Kraul Mountains, Queen Maud Land. First photographed from the air by Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE) in 1951-52 and mapped from these photos. Named Vestkapp (west cape) by Norway.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Vestkapp, Cape 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 Vestkapp, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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