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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18332

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
146° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -146

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice ridge between Echelmeyer Ice Stream and MacAyeal Ice Stream on the Shirase Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after William D. Harrison, Geophysics Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) investigator of ice flow dynamics in the margin of nearby Whillans Ice Stream, 1992-93 and 1993-94, and at Siple Dome, 2001-02.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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