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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16117

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.45

Elevation (see definition): 1500

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A nunatak rising to c. 1,500 m, 3 mi NNW of Tollefson Nunatak in the Yee Nunataks, Ellsworth Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs 1961-68. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1987 after William M. Voight, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) cartographer, who worked in the field in support of the Ross Ice Shelf Project, at Byrd and Siple Stations and at Dome Charlie in 1974-75.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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