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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18777

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 31' 36" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 05' 15" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5266667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.0875

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rock bluff rising to 1000 m 1.5 mi SSE of Ainley Peak, Kyle Hills, Ross Island. The steep rock bluff face marks the E end of a mound-shaped and mostly ice-covered elevation 0.5 mi NW of Detrick Peak. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Terrie/Theresa M. Williams Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) co-principal investigator of hunting behavior of free-ranging Weddell seals, several seasons in McMurdo Sound sea ice areas, 1984-2002

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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