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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18497

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 34' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.5666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A wedge-shaped feature similar to Brown Buttress. Located 3 km north of Brown Buttress, where it juts out from the east side of Surveyors Range into Dickey Glacier. Named in honor of L. R. Jones, a member of the 1959 Cape Hallett winter-over team, working as a scientific officer on the geomagnetic project.

Date Created (see definition): 01/22/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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