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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18714

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 45' 00" E

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

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent rock spur 2.5 mi long that extends ESE from 1700-meter high Goldich Crest in Olympus Range, McMurdo Dry Valleys. The spur descends to 500 m at the E extremity where it overhangs Wright Valley and forms the W side of the S entrance to higher Bull Pass. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2004) after Angel Gonzalez, Manager, U.S. Antarctic Resource Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 1996-2004.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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