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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18944

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 43' 02" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 16' 36" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.7172222

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.2766667

Elevation (see definition): 130

Decision Year (see definition): 07/17/2007

Description (see definition): A distinctive nunatak rising to 130 meters 0.4 mile E of Cape Monaco, Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after Richard J. Skane, carpenter foreman in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program at McMurdo Station for four field seasons from 1979; at Palmer Station for 10 field seasons including two winters, 1986-96.

Date Created (see definition): 08/14/2007

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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