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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18219

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rock ridge, 2 mi long, which is the largest feature in the W part of Finger Ridges, Cook Mountains. Named after Robert E. Holmes of the Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, who was involved with the siting and operation of automatic weather station units (AWS) throughout Antarctica, 1991-97

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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