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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16702

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.75

Elevation (see definition): 800

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A cliff rising to c. 800 m near the SE end of Fuchs Ice Piedmont, Adelaide Island, 3 mi WNW of the summit of Mount Ditte. So named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC), 1982, from the window-like structure near the top of the cliff, which is visible only from the southwest.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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