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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1666

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.5

Elevation (see definition): 650

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Nunatak 1.5 mi long which rises to 650 m, standing at the S side of the entrance to Richthofen Pass, on the E coast of Graham Land. Discovered in 1902 by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) under Nordenskjold, who named it for C.E. Borchgrevink, leader of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) to Victoria Land, 1898-1900.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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