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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18070

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 43' 00" E

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

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 900

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

Description (see definition): A conspicuous area of relatively level exposed rock along the N margin of Britannia Range. The feature (c.6 square mi and rising to c.900 m) is located on the E side of the terminus of Ragotzkie Glacier at the juncture with Hatherton Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Mr. D. Waldrip of Holmes and Narver, Inc., camp manager of the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) Darwin Glacier Field Camp in the 1978-79 season. The camp was near this feature.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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