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

Feature Class (see definition): Bench

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18755

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 18' 35" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 33' 45" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3097222

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.5625

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2005

Description (see definition): A ramplike rock platform, 2 mi long, that parallels the S flank of McSaveney Spur, Willett Range, and declines moderately toward the Webb Glacier. The terrace has a median elevation of 1600 m and rises 300 m above Caffin Valley (q.v.). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Robin Ormerod, editor 1984-95 of Antarctic, the widely read publication of the New Zealand Antarctic Society.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2005

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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