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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18272

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 43' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.7166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): A rock coastal point on the E margin of the Darley Hills, Churchill Mountains. The point marks the S side of the mouth of ice-filled Grazzini Bay at Ross Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Franklin L. Fisher, Chief of the Illustrations Division, National Geographic Magazine, c. 1905-49. One of several features in Darley Hills (q.v.) that are named for NGM staff

Date Created (see definition): 01/28/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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