E-mail this page Print this page
McIntyre Bluffs: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for McIntyre Bluffs 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): McIntyre Bluffs

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19242

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 15' 22" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 13' 06" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.2561111

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 68.2183333

Elevation (see definition): 1000

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

Description (see definition): Rock bluffs between Greenall Glacier and Turk Glacier in the Mawson Escarpment. The west-facing bluffs rise to about 1000 meters and overlook Lambert Glacier. Plotted from ANARE aerial photographs taken in 1956, 1960 and 1973. Named by the Australian Antarctic Names and Medal Committee after Sir Laurence McIntyre, C.B.E., Deputy Secretary, Australian Department of External Affairs, 1965-70.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=19242&fid=antgeo_129

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |