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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17564

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An ice piedmont forming N end of Rothschild Island, following survey by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1975-77. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Patrick John Michael Geelan, Secretary, PCGN, 1955-79, member of UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) from 1955, and Chairman of UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) from 1992.

Date Created (see definition): 12/23/1999

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Geelan Ice Piedmont 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 Geelan Ice Piedmont should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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