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

Feature Class (see definition): Crater

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17913

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 10' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.1666667

Elevation (see definition): 3750

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

Description (see definition): The topographic feature that rises to c.3750 m and forms the primary summit crater of Mount Erebus on Ross Island. Inner Crater, q.v., which lies within Main Crater, contains an anorthoclase-phonolite lava lake.

Date Created (see definition): 10/31/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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