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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18674

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 26' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2004

Description (see definition): A cirque in the S part of Mount Hercules, Olympus Range. The cirque is 1 mi wide and in part occupied by a glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2004) after Bruce D. Marsh, geologist, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) investigator of Basement Sill at McMurdo Dry Valleys sites in seven field seasons, 1995-2005.

Date Created (see definition): 07/14/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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