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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18207

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 04' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001

Description (see definition): A spur on the N face of Butcher Ridge, Cook Mountains, 5.5 mi NW of Mount Ayres. Named after Anne McCafferty, geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), who in 1991-92 worked on a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) aeromagnetic survey over the Ross Ice Shelf and, in a cooperative U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)-German project, participated in the first aeromagnetic flight across the Butcher Ridge and Cook Mountains.

Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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