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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18423

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
131° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 131

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An undersea canyon located off Wilkes Land; named after associated feature Porpoise Bay, Antarctica. Name approved 7/99 (Advisory Committee for Undersea Features (ACUF) 179).

Date Created (see definition): 08/08/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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