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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17400

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 04' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A pond S of Dais Col and 1.4 mi W of Don Juan Pond in South Fork, Wright Valley, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1997) after Genki I. Matsumoto, Japanese chemist, who was a member of four Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) field parties (1976-77, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1985-86) that made geophysical and geochemical studies of ponds in McMurdo Dry Valleys, including investigation of this feature.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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