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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18330

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
135° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -135

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice ridge between Bindschadler Ice Stream and Kamb Ice Stream on Siple Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Siple Dome is at the W end of the ridge. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Charles F. Raymond, Geophysics Program, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, who studied the glacial history and evolution of the Marie Byrd Land ice stream system, with work on Siple Dome and the adjacent Bindschadler and Kamb Ice Streams in several field seasons, 1994-2002.

Date Created (see definition): 01/31/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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