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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17385

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 29' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.4833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A broad rock ridge, 4.5 mi long, that extends in an ENE direction from Mount Helios, Olympus Range, to the vicinity of Lake Brownworth in Wright Valley, Victoria Land. The ridge rises between the E snout of Clark Glacier and Wright Valley, causing meltwater streams to flow E around it to reach Onyx River. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1997) in association with Mount Helios and other features in this area that are named from Greek mythology.

Date Created (see definition): 09/23/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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