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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18065

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 17' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.2833333

Elevation (see definition): 1040

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

Description (see definition): The W-most (1040 m) in a series of large rock buttresses on the S side of Darwin Glacier between Alley Glacier and Gaussiran Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after William Gray Robertson, Jr., of ASA, a specialist in the design and installation of communication systems for U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) in the McMurdo Sound and McMurdo Dry Valleys areas, 1990-2000.

Date Created (see definition): 11/27/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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