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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4132

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
172° 15' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 172.25

Elevation (see definition): 2540

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A snow-covered, prominent ridge projecting into the E side of Beardmore Glacier, surmounted by several domes rising to 2,540 m, about 5 mi S of Mount Patrick. Discovered and named by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1907-09), and called "Mount Dudley" by Shackleton. The name was amended by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in keeping with the appearance of the feature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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