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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16480

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A low, broad snow saddle between Oliver Glacier and the lower portion of Robb Glacier, close E of Taylor Hills. Traversed by the southern party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1959-60) and so named because Whakawhiti is a Maori word meaning "crossing over."

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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