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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17220

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
030° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -30.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997

Description (see definition): An undersea fracture zone named for Professor Irina Kosminskaya, a Russian scientist specializing in Marine Geophysics and Seismology. Name proposed by Dr. Galina Agapova, Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Name approved 9/97 (Advisory Committee for Undersea Features (ACUF) 272).

Date Created (see definition): 07/10/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Kosminskaya Fracture Zone 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 Kosminskaya Fracture Zone should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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