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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16676

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 33' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.55

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): An ice-covered lake along the W margin of Ross Ice Shelf, lying 5 mi NE of the summit of Diamond Hill just N of the terminus of Darwin Glacier. Charted by the Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE), 1962-63, and named for Prof. A.T. Wilson of the Victoria University of Wellington, investigator of lakes in the ice-free valleys W of McMurdo Sound.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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