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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17880

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 01' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.0166667

Elevation (see definition): 320

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A nunatak located 0.6 mi SE of Slattery Peak and 5.6 mi SW of The Knoll in SE Ross Island. The feature rises to 320 m near the juncture of the island and Ross Ice Shelf. The name Ponui (meaning south wind) is one of several Maori wind names applied by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) in this vicinity.

Date Created (see definition): 10/27/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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