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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16541

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 39' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
117° 57' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.65

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -117.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A broad ice-covered valley that indents the northern part of Crary Mountains between Trabucco Cliff and Lie Cliff, in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photos, 1959-60. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Franklin E. White, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) ionospheric physicist at Byrd Station in four summer seasons, 1966-71.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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