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

Feature Class (see definition): Plain

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19229

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
070° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 70.4166667

Elevation (see definition): 1100

Decision Year (see definition): 10/20/2009

Description (see definition): A high ice plateau (c.1100 meters) extending eastward from the Mawson Escarpment. Delineated from aerial photographs taken from ANARE aircraft in 1956. Named by the Australian Antarctic Names and Medal Committee after Phillip G. Law, Director of the Antarctic Division, Australian Department of External Affairs, 1949-66.

Date Created (see definition): 01/07/2010

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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