This page presents the geographical name data for Marty Nunataks 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): Marty Nunataks
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18187
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 08' 38" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
155° 13' 35" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.1438889
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 155.2263889
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001
Description (see definition): A group comprising about six nunataks in the W part of Britannia Range. The group lies midway between Haven Mountain and Vantage Hill and extends E-W for 7.5 miles. The nunataks rise to over 2000 m; local relief is on the order of 200 m. Named after Jerry W. Marty, involved in Antarctica from 1969, first as a construction manager for the South Pole Station characterized by the iconic geodesic dome; from 1994-1998 engaged in on-site contract support to the Office of Polar Programs, NSF, associated with planning for modernization of South Pole Station; from 1998-2009 as Facilities Construction and Maintenance Manager at the NSF for South Pole Station Modernization and as NSF Representative South Pole.
Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002
Date Edited (see definition): No data