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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16735

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -166.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A Y-shaped ridge trending NE from the main ridge of the Duncan Mountains. The feature is 2 mi E of Morris Peak and is unique among the series of ridges in the Duncan Mountains in that it bifurcates, giving an aerial view similar in shape to a "wishbone." The descriptive name was suggested by Edmund Stump of the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) Ohio State University field party who, with C.E. Corbatoo and P.V. Colbert, geologically mapped the ridge on Dec. 21, 1974.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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