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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18006

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 900

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

Description (see definition): A distinctive rock buttress (c.900 m) near the E end of Cranfield Icefalls, on the S side and near the terminus of Darwin Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Lieutenant Commander W.F. Ferrell, U.S. Navy (USN), a pilot with the VXE-6 detachment at Darwin Glacier Field Camp in the 1978-79 field season.

Date Created (see definition): 11/17/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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