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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19257

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 25' 52" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 14' 40" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.4311111

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.2444444

Elevation (see definition): 1400

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

Description (see definition): An irregularly shaped nunatak, 1400 meters, with a nearly flat central summit and glacially worn peripheral spurs. The feature stands 3.5 miles east-northeast of Darnell Nunatak in the south part of Hughes Basin, Britannia Range, amidst confluent ice flowing south to enter Byrd Glacier. Named by US-ACAN (2009) after Douglas M. Forsythe, Senior Construction Coordinator, Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, involved in the U.S. Antarctic Program, 1994-2009.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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